August 3, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 3, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 3, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo-Seoul relations set to deteriorate further over asset seizures

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Lee’s immeasurable contribution to establishing Taiwan democracy

  • August 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:18 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China ships leave waters near Senkakus after 111 days

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan juggles with challenges of easing travel restrictions

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:09 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

WTO panel established for IT trade dispute between Japan and India

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Motegi to visit Southeast Asia

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA to launch new division to deal with economic disputes

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese firms cautious about leaving China

  • August 3, 2020
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Lee Teng-hui a special breed of politician much admired in Japan

  • August 1, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Govt should present realistic path for Japan’s fiscal reconstruction

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:55 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Worst U.S. GDP on record has awful impact on Japan, global economy

  • August 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2: 50 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Financial assistance planned for Japan companies working with Indian IT firms

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsui E&S and Tsuneishi to operate jointly in shipbuilding

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:19 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Britain seen scrapping tariffs on Japanese cars in 2026

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

FOCUS: With Japan economy faltering, Abenomics on brink of collapse

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan, Britain to protect famous products under trade deal

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan still adapting to murky line between civil and military technologies

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Thinking about reducing danger of nuclear war amid a pandemic

  • August 1, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan weighs three alternatives to halted Aegis Ashore shield

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:43 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Mitsubishi Heavy set to oversee Japan’s homegrown fighter project

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:21 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan Inc battles cybercriminals with ‘white hat’ hackers on its side

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese man arrested for entering base facility in Naha

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

LDP panels approve of possession of enemy strike capabilities for SDF

  • August 1, 2020
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 2, 2020

  • August 3, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 1, 2020

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 31, 2020

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Aug. 3-9

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP lawmakers eye legislation for Senkaku surveys

  • August 3, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japanese women politicians make another run for LDP presidency

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

New leader of Japan’s FSA well versed in global affairs

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe vows to carry out economic, fiscal reforms

  • July 31, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 7:57 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga’s presence in Abe administration is increasing

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

OPINION POLLS

Nonsupport for Abe cabinet reaches 62.2%

  • August 3, 2020
  • , TBS
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Koizumi wants to achieve decarbonized society in 2050

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Number of new COVID-19 cases hits another record high on last day of July

  • August 1, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

GOJ unlikely to declare state of emergency over COVID-19 resurgence

  • August 1, 2020
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SCIENCE

Pfizer agrees to supply Japan with COVID-19 vaccines for 60 million people

  • August 1, 2020
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SOCIETY

400 companies file for bankruptcy due to coronavirus

  • August 3, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japanese expert panel: ‘We’ve stumbled too far forward’ against the virus

  • August 3, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commentary: Japan’s post-pandemic information technology challenges

  • July 31, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Govt panel calls for measures linked to 4 stages of epidemic

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8: 55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

New COVID-19 classification system still lacks numerical stats

  • August 1, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commentary: It’s time to reset Japan’s digital infrastructure

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Expansion of PCR testing will help put brakes on spread of infections

  • August 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ministry urges caution over mysterious seeds sent from Chin

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Abe must show he actually has a plan to combat new virus wave

  • August 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo hospital to offer bonuses after nurses threaten to quit

  • August 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Time fails to dim Hiroshima and Nagasaki’s Peace Declarations

  • July 31, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan top court finds GPS tracking of cars not spying

  • July 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Hiroshima to seek efforts on nuclear ban treaty

  • July 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Ups and downs

  • August 2, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: New coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo (Aug. 2, 2020)

  • August 3, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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