October 9, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 9, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • October 9, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: “Quad” should be cornerstone for long-term stability 

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: The ‘Quad’ offers hope for a Free and Open Indo-Pacific

  • October 8, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan should join intel alliance to create “six eyes”: ex-envoy

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:02 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan lawmaker seeks forum with U.S., Taiwan to restrain China

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Ensuring Japan’s future as a strategic partner of the U.S.

  • October 8, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

At North Korean military parade, get ready for ‘something big’

  • October 8, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to boost efforts to accept Pakistan tech workers: envoy

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview: Nigerian official wants Suga to further boost Japan-Africa ties

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges 130 m. dollars in COVID-19 vaccine aid

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan wary about possibility of senior ROK official heading WTO

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese foreign minister to postpone trip to Japan 

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan to delay taking bids for casino resort hosting due to pandemic

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Farm minister: Exports must be strengthened to increase agricultural income

  • October 9, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:23 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Int’l panel omits pacific bluefin tuna quota hike again

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan economy watchers’ sentiment up for 5th month

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:23 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ upgrades economic views on 8 of 9 regions

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan April-Sept. business failures hit 30-year low

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Enabling regional bank realignment would help vitalize local economies

  • October 9, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Tokyo Stock Exchange system glitch could hinder market credibility

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 11:46 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: A demon for reform

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

China may be acquiring schedules of Senkaku-bound Japanese fishing boats

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Sankei , Lead
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SECURITY

LDP project team on Science Council to discuss effects on security policy

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

SECURITY

LDP to scrutinize science council’s influence on security policy 

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct 8, 2020

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Opinion: Japan’s new leader unlikely to confront China

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP to create digitization headquarters headed by Shimomura and chaired by Amari

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Nikkei digital , 2:00 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Nikai faction members appointed to many key posts in LDP

  • October 7, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Twisted logic fails to justify Suga’s Science Council decision

  • October 9, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Toshiba to commercialize quantum cryptography

  • October 9, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

IOC Chairman Bach arranging visit to Japan in November

  • October 9, 2020
  • , TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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SOCIETY

Cancel or proceed? Public statements reignite debate on Tokyo Games

  • October 8, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to hold rites for Crown Prince on Nov. 8

  • October 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Oct. 8, 2020)

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Suga keen to reopen border to business travelers to rebuild economy

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 88,475 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Oct. 8, 2020)

  • October 9, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 0:04 a.m.
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SOCIETY

EDUCATION

University of Tokyo’s maiden bond sale sells out by factor of six

  • October 9, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:46 a.m.
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