October 14, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 14, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • October 14, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan PM Suga to head to Vietnam aiming to strengthen supply chains

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:57 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to financially assist private sector tech projects in S.E. Asia

  • October 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Indonesia leaders agree to strengthen bilateral ties

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:15 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Philippines eyes partnership with Japan on cyber defense, drones

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:48 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Berlin allows “comfort women” statue to remain for time being

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:36 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

China ships stay in Japan waters for record 57 hours

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:28 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Boosting ASEAN+3’s economic resilience and recovery during COVID-19

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Peeping Xi

  • October 11, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan starts discussions to review basic energy plan

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:49 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Infographic: Japan’s energy mix, first half of 2020 and FY2030 target

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Japan minister: Renewable energy to be ‘major power source’

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:56 p.m.
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ECONOMY

U.S. pharma association criticizes Japan’s drug pricing policy

  • October 10, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Controversy over bids to host nuclear waste highlights disposal issue

  • October 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Carbon capture receives global push from Mitsubishi Heavy

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:25 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Miyagi gov likely to OK Onagawa N-power plant restart

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:05 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Aso: Transparency needed for digital currencies

  • October 13, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

Japan to lure overseas finance talent with inheritance tax break

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:03 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Nippon Steel reorganizes overseas bases

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:40 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Support small and midsize companies’ digitization to strengthen their foundation

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:41 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

G7 calls for transparency in digital currency 

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

In Indo-Pacific push, Japan to export arms to Vietnam

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:32 a.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Miyazaki governor wants U.S. participants in joint exercises to stay on JASDF base

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense minister comments on DPRK’s missile development 

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

Japanese, Australian defense chiefs to meet in Tokyo 

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Japan to export defense equipment to Vietnam 

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 13, 2020

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Amari’s blog a source of rumor that SCJ cooperates in China’s Thousand Talents Plan

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
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POLITICS

Okabe, five others to be tapped as special advisors to Cabinet

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • October 10, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP to propose creation of law to promote economic security

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Official: Suga knew in advance that scholars were blacklisted

  • October 13, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:31 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Referendum a pivotal moment for Osaka and its politicians

  • October 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan not considering online marriage registration

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:43 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Discuss constitutional revision energetically across party lines

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:04 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan supercomputer: Saliva contact drops 75% with diagonal seating

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ex-Sekisui Chemical researcher suspected of leaking smartphone technology to Chinese company

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Study: Anti-virus face shields allow almost all minute droplets to leak

  • October 13, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Top court ruling a setback in efforts for equal workers’ rights

  • October 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Oct. 13, 2020)

  • October 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 90,981 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Oct. 13, 2020)

  • October 13, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:34 p.m.
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SOCIETY

MOFA mulls lowering global travel alert 

  • October 14, 2020
  • , NHK
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EDUCATION

Japanese high school girl recalls horrific violence-filled days while studying abroad

  • October 13, 2020
  • , Toyo Keizai digital , 6:20 a.m.
  • JMH Translation
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