September 16, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 16, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • September 16, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. eager to cooperate with Japan as it awaits new prime minister

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to not call S. Korean, Chinese leaders before exit

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:59 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: ASEAN should not become an arena where U.S., China vie for hegemony

  • September 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, S. Korea to discuss coronavirus measures

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:02 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Trade policy to be major challenge for new Japan govt

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:43 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japanese chipmakers scramble to replace Huawei sales after US ban

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:04 a.m.
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ECONOMY

UK to apply for TPP membership early next year

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:57 a.m.
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ECONOMY

TEPCO to build new breakwater at Fukushima N-plant

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:46 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japanese firms halt semiconductor shipments to Huawei

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Hitachi to give up on nuclear project in UK

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
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SECURITY

Head of supporters’ group for Okinawa Governor Tamaki to step down

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Commentary: Abe’s last national security legacy for Suga to complete

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Japan to continue debating missile defense under new leader

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:01 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Two people affiliated with Yokosuka base test positive for COVID-19

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 20
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POLITICS

Suga elected 99th prime minister of Japan

  • September 16, 2020
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Suga elected Japan PM by lower house amid virus, economic woes

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:48 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan’s Suga leans on contacts with reformers and CEOs

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:27 p.m.
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POLITICS

Opinion: Suga must expand Abe’s assertive Indo-Pacific vision

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga’s perspective on foreign affairs

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

In the spotlight: Suga seeks to build own diplomatic style

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Can behind-the-scenes operator Suga excel as Japan’s prime minister?

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Suga decides on cabinet lineup 

  • September 16, 2020
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

New opposition parties launched   

  • September 16, 2020
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POLITICS

Suga can move agenda forward, can he fit initiatives into big picture?

  • September 8, 2020
  • , Asahi digital , 8:00 a.m.
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POLITICS

For Japan’s new Constitutional Democratic Party, the hard work starts now

  • September 15, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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POLITICS

Abe resigning, leaving legacy of light and darkness

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:09 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 15, 2020

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Health Ministry urges local governments to prepare for “twindemic” 

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Olympics: Local organizers expect accord with IOC on simplifying games

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:38 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Ex-Nissan exec Kelly pleads not guilty over Ghosn case

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:26 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Ex-aide to Ghosn pleads not guilty over alleged financial misconduct

  • September 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:11 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Greg Kelly pleads not guilty to underreporting Ghosn’s remuneration

  • September 16, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

How to deal with employees tested positive for COVID-19

  • September 11, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 12
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SOCIETY

Central govt to help local govts with PCR testing expenses

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SOCIETY

METI to issue electronic COVID-19 test certificates for business travel abroad

  • September 13, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Act carefully to keep virus in check while restoring vitality to tourism

  • September 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Sept. 15, 2020)

  • September 16, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 77,283 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Sept. 15, 2020)

  • September 15, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:06 p.m.
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