August 14, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 14, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • August 14, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-South Korea clash over war legacy eclipses shared interests

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Biden picked Harris to inject freshness in his campaign

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan takes steps to secure rare metal supply

  • August 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan banks ink $330 mil. deal for Qatar’s 1st mega solar project

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:37 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Democracies need to speak up for freedom in Hong Kong

  • August 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

New U.S. sanctions put pressure on Huawei’s private-sector deals

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:22 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese businesses are at mercy of U.S. policy

  • August 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Hokkaido town may apply for radioactive waste site selection survey

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:10 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s maglev project derailed by pandemic and environmental fears

  • August 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

About 70% of academic institutions have review system for defense research funding

  • August 14, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 6
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SECURITY

Japan-U.S. defense cost-sharing talks unlikely to start soon

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 0:15 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan may scrap plan to buy U.S. Global Hawks

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:10 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. military’s use of Chatan hotel expected to end in September 2020

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Commentary: It’s time to rethink the Japan-U.S. alliance

  • August 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 13, 2020

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Toyota and Mazda to pour additional $830m into new US auto plant

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:27 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CDPJ leader eyes merger with DPFP by early Sept.

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:04 p.m.
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POLITICS

SCIENCE

Kyoto University and Toyota test 1,000 km per-charge EV battery

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan, Singapore agree to resume mutual business travel next month 

  • August 14, 2020
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SOCIETY

847 cases of cluster infection confirmed in Japan

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Fuji TV
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SOCIETY

COVID-19 hospital bed occupancy rate rises to 70 pct in Tokyo

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fujifilm to end delayed Avigan clinical trials in Japan in Sept.

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: ‘Black rain’ relief program should not be based on zoning criteria

  • August 13, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

More people die of COVID-19 this month than in July  

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Asahi
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SOCIETY

Infographic: New coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo (Aug. 13, 2020)

  • August 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 53,315 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Aug. 13, 2020)

  • August 13, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 11:03 p.m.
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