September 1, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 1, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • September 1, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-Russia visa-free visits canceled this year

  • August 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:23 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: U.S.-China confrontation not a replay of the Cold War

  • August 28, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, U.S. must maintain alliance with eye on China’s maritime push

  • September 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea ruling party selects new leader

  • August 29, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 7:41 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: New power game unfolds in Korean Peninsula ahead of US election

  • August 27, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe bids farewell to U.S., Russian leaders 

  • September 1, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Changes in economic indices over 7 years and 8 months of Abe administration

  • August 29, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s Daiwa gets green light for investment banking in China

  • August 31, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

IHI steps up drive for electric planes to help cut fuel costs

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:10 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Abe to decide Japan policy on strike capability against missile bases

  • August 31, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Gov’t enacts high-tech equipment law

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

48 people connected to U.S. military at 8 Okinawa bases test positive for COVID-19

  • August 29, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 9
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SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

POLITICS

Who is Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga?

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8;03 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 31, 2020

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

POLITICS

LDP to convene extraordinary Diet session on Sept. 16

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Edano projected to head new opposition party

  • August 31, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 0:37 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s LDP to elect Abe’s successor without grassroots members

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:33 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: All you need to know about how Abe’s successor will be chosen

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

POLITICS

Editorial: Negative legacy of ‘Abenomics’ weighs heavy on Japan

  • August 31, 2020
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe’s silent nod opened floodgates of support for longtime aide

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:48 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CCS Suga is most likely post-Abe candidate

  • September 1, 2020
  • , FACTA
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Editorial: ‘Abenomics’ hit a dead end long before achieving its key goals

  • August 31, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: LDP should heed calls of rank-and-file members for presidential race

  • September 1, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: No fight left in him

  • August 29, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Suga apparently in lead for LDP presidential race 

  • September 1, 2020
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News spot opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • August 31, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Dolphin “drive-hunting” starts in western Japan whaling town

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to send 3rd relief team to Mauritius in response to oil spill

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2;25 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Teardown of DJI drone reveals secrets of its competitive pricing

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:26 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Post-pandemic, Japanese firms see office as space to foster innovation

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

SOCIETY

Infographic: New coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo (Aug. 31, 2020)

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 69,228 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Aug. 31, 2020)

  • August 31, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:20 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

New coronavirus infections on downward trend

  • September 1, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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