July 8, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 8, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 8, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. envoy Biegun holds talks with S. Korea officials

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:11 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., Australia express “deep concern” over H.K. security law

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:02 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea’s Kim visits grandfather’s mausoleum on anniv. of his death

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:49 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea may independently support N. Korea: expert

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Things Abe’s loath to hear

  • July 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Deputy Secretary Biegun visits South Korea 

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

LDP finalizes watered-down resolution on China 

  • July 8, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Haneda-Chicago route launched amid pandemic

  • July 7, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

Paper: Japan needs to diversify supply chains

  • July 8, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

Japan bank loans grow record 6.8 pct in June amid epidemic

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:57 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s current account surplus down 27.9 pct in May

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:05 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan household spending down record 16.2 pct in May

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:25 p.m
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ECONOMY

Japan FTC slaps aircraft fuel supplier for barring rival

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:47 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. military serviceman in Okinawa arrested for DUI

  • July 6, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 19
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SECURITY

U.S. airman arrested for DUI in Ginowan

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
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SECURITY

Change of command at 31st MEU in Okinawa

  • July 3, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

New ASDF fighters to be deployed in FY2035 

  • July 8, 2020
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 7, 2020

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

PCR testing, digitization focus of Japan’s draft basic policy for 2020

  • July 8, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan LDP cancels annual convention for 1st time

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:28 p.m.
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POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: Japan eyeing 1-year intensive reform for digitization

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:10 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

“China’s way of thinking differs from ours,” LDP’s Ishiba

  • July 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: Shimada to become Japan’s new vice defense minister

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:11 a.m.
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POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: Edamoto to be appointed as vice agriculture minister

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:21 p.m.
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POLITICS

Okamura to become Japan’s top currency diplomat

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:32 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Several COVID-19 cases detected at MCAS Futenma

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

Japan needs to expand sales channels for whale meat: min.

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cloth face masks offer zero shield against virus, a study shows

  • July 7, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:17 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to consider easing travel curbs for Tokyo Olympic athletes

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Contending sides should use science to break maglev Shinkansen impasse

  • July 8, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:57 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Over 200 new COVID-19 cases confirmed nationwide on Tuesday

  • July 8, 2020
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SOCIETY

Senior government officials to be allowed to enter Japan

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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SOCIETY

GOJ not planning to limit travel between prefectures

  • July 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Japan to keep eye on new student visa rules in U.S.: Suga

  • July 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9: 50 p.m.
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