July 15, 2020

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HEADLINES

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  • July 15, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • July 15, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to name Tarumi as ambassador to China

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:56 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. drops plan to oust foreign students in online-only classes

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Asia greets US shift on South China Sea with hope and doubt

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:52 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

John Bolton says Trump botched handling of Hong Kong

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:26 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. denounces China’s attempts to take control of South China Sea

  • July 15, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes Secretary Pompeo’s message on South China Sea

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Bangladesh LNG power plant backed by $645m in Japanese lending

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:14 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Chugoku electric to suspend 2 coal power generators

  • July 15, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:29 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Time for Japan to present a credible energy policy

  • July 14, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

EDITORIAL: With Hinomaru alliance, Japan catches up in global 5G race

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 9:45 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Yokohama city mayor releases video message on IR

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Tokyo, 3 other regions picked as startup hubs

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Runaway train?

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Two coronavirus cases confirmed at Kadena air base

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 30
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SECURITY

Chinese ships ‘relentlessly’ intrude into Japanese waters

  • July 15, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Enhance response capabilities to deal with growing threats to nation

  • July 15, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:07 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. satellites would slash cost of Japan defensive strike: expert

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:40 a.m.
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SECURITY

Britain mulling deploying warships to Far East: Report

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:05 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan MSDF to join RIMPAC naval drills off Hawaii in Aug.

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:28 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 14, 2020

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan replaces financial watchdog chief with eyes on Hong Kong

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:19 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Hayashi tapped for top prosecutor in wake of rival’s gambling scandal

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:28 p.m.
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POLITICS

SCIENCE

36 additional cases confirmed at Camp Hansen

  • July 15, 2020
  • , NHK digital
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SCIENCE

As many as 100 people at U.S. bases in Okinawa test positive for COVID-19

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

U.S. rescinds policy on foreign student visas

  • July 15, 2020
  • , NHK, NTV
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SCIENCE

Mitsubishi Heavy postpones H-2A rocket launch

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:10 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Kono expresses displeasure over COVID-19 cases within U.S. military community

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
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SOCIETY

Tokyo raises coronavirus alert to highest level

  • July 15, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

INTERVIEW: Nishimura alarmed by virus resurgence in Tokyo

  • July 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:55 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Advisory panel: Infections spreading nationwide

  • July 14, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
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SOCIETY

JOC head reveals uncertainty over Tokyo Games

  • July 14, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commentary: Is Japan ready for transformational change?

  • July 14, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Ensuring job security required for active roles of women in pandemic

  • July 15, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:41 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Fight against sexual abuse in Japan gains strength

  • July 14, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Emperor Emeritus finds new goby species

  • July 14, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 4:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo to raise coronavirus alert level 

  • July 15, 2020
  • , Asahi
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

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