October 2, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 2, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • October 2, 2020
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi holds talks with French, German counterparts

  • October 2, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Germany excludes Japan’s P-1 from patrol aircraft candidates

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan spokesman shows concern over Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:09 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea asks Japan-based travel agency to sell stamps to Japanese

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: East European nations grow disillusioned with China

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

FSA to call for lower tax burden on foreign board members

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sendai reactors to restart earlier than scheduled

  • October 2, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: High court pins equal blame on government for nuclear disaster

  • October 2, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Opinion poll & results of Nikkei survey of 100 major companies

  • September 29, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , pp. 3, 18
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Spot opinion poll & results of Nikkei survey of 100 major companies on the new administration

  • September 29, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 18
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Meat imports fall 17.5% year-on-year in August

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan big makers’ sentiment improves for 1st time in 11 qtrs

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan new auto sales down 22.6 pct in April-Sept.

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Four percent of Henoko reclamation completed: Okinawa Defense Bureau

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa International Univ. postpones fall commencement due to bomb threat

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Kishi visits new MSDF headquarters in Yokosuka

  • October 1, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 1, 2020

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Suga rejects 6 as new science council members

  • October 1, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP policy chief Shimomura hopes to present economic security bill in 2021

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Suga will meet with press in two off-the-record breakfast meetings

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Akahata , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Anticipated major political events

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan to start work on new stimulus package by year’s end

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:58 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe’s legacy: Stable, standardized politics

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga unlikely to call snap election this year 

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Suga eager to boost farm exports 

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

President Trump tests positive for COVID-19

  • October 2, 2020
  • , All national papers , NHK, NTV, TBS, Fuji TV
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Japan’s quarantine measure to be extended for about a year

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Excess deaths in first half of 2020 lower than in past three years

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 38
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Survey finds lower death rate among COVID-19 inpatients in 2nd wave

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 38
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Tourism sector balances hopes and concerns as Tokyo joins Go To Travel

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan easing global entry restrictions

  • October 1, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD , 3:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: A million COVID-19 deaths must drive world to act together

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

COVID-19 presents crucial moment for gender diversity in Japan

  • October 1, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan set to require companies to push paternity leave

  • October 1, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Oct. 1, 2020)

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 85,047 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Oct. 1, 2020)

  • October 1, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 7:17 p.m.
  • JMH Translation
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