September 15, 2020

 Morning Alert 

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 15, 2020
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 15, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. looking to strengthen ties with Japan as Suga set to succeed Abe

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:10 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China arrests 130 Mongolians in protests over new language policy

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:57 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Senkaku lesson from 2010: China knows a pushover when it sees one

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 0:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Focus: N. Korea’s plight may give Japan’s next PM chance to meet leader Kim

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. ambassador to China to leave post

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Asian economists hope Japan’s new leader provides reform model

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:23 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Abenomics improved Japan’s corporate governance, but more work remains

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

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Chinese companies look outside U.S. for semiconductor technology

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s Orix to buy U.S. housing tax credit fund from Boston Capital

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Return to fiscal health remains a distant goal as Abe leaves office

  • September 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa alarmed by Suga’s approach to base issues

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Commentary: Time for innovation in the U.S.-Japan alliance

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

SECURITY

Person affiliated with Camp Zama tests positive for COVID-19

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 24
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Defense minister outlines responses to UFOs

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

POLITICS

Suga launches new LDP leadership

  • September 15, 2020
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

PROFILE: Nikai known as kingmaker in Japan’s ruling party

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

PROFILE: New LDP General Council chief Sato known for coordination skills

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

PROFILE: New LDP policy chief Shimomura versed in education policy

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:53 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

PROFILE: Yamaguchi led LDP campaign to boost party membership

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 14, 2020

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 13, 2020

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: As Japan’s new leader, Suga needs to learn from Abe’s errors

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Opinion: Suga is fit to lead, but are voters ready to like him?

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga vows to work on legislation for digital agency soon

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:10 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga to reshuffle LDP leadership, retain Nikai as secretary general

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s opposition camp urges Suga to face debate in Diet session

  • September 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:26 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s next leader: How Yoshihide Suga beat the odds to succeed Shinzo Abe

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

POLITICS

Editorial: Candidates’ perception of the times, nation’s image key in LDP debate

  • September 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga elected LDP leader 

  • September 15, 2020
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Suga vows to promote deregulation 

  • September 15, 2020
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

POLITICS

China comments on Suga’s election as LDP leader 

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Cartoon: He’ll always have visual aids

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SCIENCE

Okinawa plans to build facility on island for space launch tourism

  • September 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

JAXA plans follow-up mission for Hayabusa2 probe

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Former Nissan executive Kelly pleads not guilty

  • September 15, 2020
  • , All TV networks
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SOCIETY

Ex-Nissan exec Kelly: “I didn’t violate any regulations”

  • September 11, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 6:49 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

In Japan’s male-dominated politics, women face obstacles to making history

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

SOCIETY

Editorial: Lack of self-awareness of banks, firms evident in Docomo e-money fraud

  • September 12, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Sept. 14, 2020)

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 76,754 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Sept. 14, 2020)

  • September 15, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 0:05 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Trial of former Nissan executive Kelly to begin today

  • September 15, 2020
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary
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