September 24, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 24, 2020
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • September 24, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Suga tells President Moon Japan-ROK relations can’t be left as they are

  • September 24, 2020
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan has no plan for phone call with Taiwan leader: spokesman

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 0:53 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. blacklist filled with companies working for China military

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:06 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China has no true allies, Pompeo adviser Miles Yu says

  • September 23, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:38 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga wades into turbulent Indo-Pacific diplomacy in Abe’s wake

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Suga diplomacy needs a vision, with Japan-U.S. alliance at core

  • September 23, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to contribute additional 107.6 billion yen to Asian Development Fund

  • September 19, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Burgers or pancakes?

  • September 22, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

NSC Secretariat head affirms close ties with top U.S. officials

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Kyodo News
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga, Johnson discuss new trade pact, security cooperation

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi to visit Germany, France

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Agriculture ministry to set up “exports and international affairs bureau”

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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ECONOMY

Energy authority clears TEPCO to restart Niigata nuclear plant

  • September 23, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: TEPCO’s fitness to operate nuke reactors still open to question

  • September 24, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fincen files: Small banks shun overseas money transfers due to growing costs

  • September 23, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan must demonstrate its “own view of China” in new National Security Strategy: expert

  • September 7, 2020
  • , Nikkei Business digital
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SECURITY

Japanese security advisor affirms close ties with top U.S. officials

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 23, 2020

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

PM Suga to visit Fukushima on Sept. 26

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 29
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POLITICS

Suga, Kuroda affirm govt-BOJ cooperation

  • September 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:55 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

MOFA, not METI, likely to spearhead Suga administration’s diplomacy

  • September 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , Lead
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Young LDP lawmakers backing Suga

  • September 18, 2020
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Suga cabinet members in right-wing Diet groups

  • September 21, 2020
  • , Akahata , p. 1
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POLITICS

Editorial: Planned digital agency set to improve convenience

  • September 23, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 9:37 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Next Diet session may be convened in late October

  • September 24, 2020
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Over 70% are worried about coronavirus infection, NHK public opinion poll

  • September 24, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 6:09 a.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • September 23, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 7:17 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Bipartisan group drafts bill on ownership of space resources

  • September 22, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Japan to allow entry to 1,000 travelers a day, but not tourists

  • September 23, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to open PCR test booking site in Oct.

  • September 23, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan seeks itinerary, pledge to limit activity from foreign Games athletes

  • September 23, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Suga and Koike agree to move forward with holding Tokyo Games

  • September 23, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Foreign workers in coronavirus predicament seeking way out

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:11 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

China’s oppression of Uyghurs cast shadow over Uyghur group in Japan

  • September 22, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Sept. 23, 2020)

  • September 24, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 80,828 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Sept. 23, 2020)

  • September 23, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 8:17 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to reopen border to long-term visitors from all countries 

  • September 24, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Japan gearing up to accept Olympic athletes 

  • September 24, 2020
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SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Hiroshima University to host international branch of Arizona State

  • September 21, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 18
  • JMH Translation
  • Tokyo Olympics 2020
  • COVID-19
  • OPINION POLLS
  • Trending Japan