September 14, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 14, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • September 14, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Motegi urges unity, peaceful measures at ARF

  • September 12, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 9:57 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Priority issue for Abe’s successor: Repair soured ties with S. Korea

  • September 12, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:35 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: Coincidence of interests behind quick Japan-U.K. deal

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

With a poker face, Kim Jong Un waits for Japan’s next PM

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Indian officials agreed to step up cooperation with Japan, Australia

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Sankei , Kyodo
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INTERNATIONAL

ASEAN foreign ministers express concern over situation in South China Sea

  • September 13, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK reach basic agreement on new trade pact 

  • September 12, 2020
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ECONOMY

Big Japan law firms expand China-related services amid tensions

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:06 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan proposes 20 pct rise in Pacific bluefin tuna catch quotas

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:47 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Suttsu mayor wants ordinance against n-waste ditched

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:59 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Hokkaido village eyes hosting radioactive waste disposal site

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:52 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Oma N-Plant launch delayed again

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:06 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Morocco lifts post-Fukushima restrictions on food imports from Japan

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese producers buck weak demand for algae-based biofuel

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:23 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. civilian base worker drowns while snorkeling in Okinawa

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
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SECURITY

U.S. civilian base worker arrested for DUI in Naha

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 23
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SECURITY

Okinawa requests U.S. consulate and MOFA office to reduce aircraft noise

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

“Certification” for sharing high-tech intelligence

  • August 28, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Abe leaves decision on capabilities to attack enemy bases to next cabinet 

  • September 12, 2020
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POLITICS

Suga elected LDP’s new leader

  • September 14, 2020
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Edano decides on executive lineup of new CDPJ

  • September 14, 2020
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 12, 2020

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 11, 2020

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Highlights of Japan-related events scheduled for Sept. 14-20

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:27 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: LDP presidential candidates should present strategies for intl cooperation

  • September 12, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Local LDP federations want new leader to tackle COVID-19 and economy

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Asahi , P. 4
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POLITICS

Meet the ‘shadow shogun’ behind the making of Japan’s next prime minister

  • September 11, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Book review: Shinzo Abe’s sudden resignation leaves a legacy unfinished

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Opinion: Suga the wrong choice to remedy Abe’s failures

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Longtime allies of Japan’s Suga open up about PM front-runner

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:38 a.m.
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POLITICS

Olympic gold winner Murofushi named Japan sports agency head

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan govt appoints Tarumi as new ambassador to China

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:38
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POLITICS

Japan govt to spend 1.6 t. yen from coronavirus reserves

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:38 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan appoints ex-Self-Defense Force officer as Djibouti ambassador

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 0:51 a.m.
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POLITICS

Suga dodges question on whether to call snap election on becoming PM

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:09 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Ishiba overshadowed

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Three LDP presidential candidates discuss domestic and foreign policy  

  • September 13, 2020
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POLITICS

Suga corrects statement on need for consumption tax hike 

  • September 12, 2020
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POLITICS

Foreign journalists interested in Suga’s foreign policy 

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Abe visits hospital again 

  • September 13, 2020
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OPINION POLLS

42% of Japan companies actively promote women to key posts: survey

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:48 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

90% of young “Nikkei” adults want to connect with each other: survey

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 12:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan marks full opening of Fukushima robot test center

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:56 p.m.
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

JAXA to delay launch of next-generation H3 rocket 

  • September 12, 2020
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SOCIETY

Exclusive interview with ex-Nissan exec Greg Kelly

  • September 11, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 7:18 a.m.
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SOCIETY

FOCUS: Ex-Nissan exec. Kelly says will prove innocence in trial without Ghosn

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Foreigners in Japan becoming target of discrimination due to virus

  • September 13, 2020
  • , The Mainichi
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Athletes’ training set back after virus delays Tokyo Olympics

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:34 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Gov’t to let foreign athletes enter Japan on conditions: sources

  • September 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:06 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan police introduce face recognition system in criminal probes

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:26 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Sept. 12, 2020)

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 76,486 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Sept. 13, 2020)

  • September 13, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 9:42 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan confirms 440 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday 

  • September 14, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Japan partially eases restrictions on event participants 

  • September 12, 2020
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