November 4, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 4, 2020
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  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • November 4, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ closely watching U.S. presidential election results

  • November 4, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga watches U.S. election with eye toward first official trip

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:54 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Illegal fishing by Chinese ships on sharp rise in Japan’s EEZ

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan looks to past ties with Trump and Biden for glimpses of the future

  • November 3, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. visas for Chinese students tumble 99% as tensions rise

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Wartime laborer issue a 2-year history of errors by Seoul, Tokyo

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China bailout to North Korea: massive food and fertilizer aid

  • November 3, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:09 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Groundwork being laid for China’s foreign minister to visit Japan in late November

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Prime Minister Suga eyeing U.S. visit at early date

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan watching U.S. presidential election with intense interest

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Top Chinese diplomat to visit Japan later this month

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia considering introducing Japanese warships 

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

ROK intelligence chief may visit Japan

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Sankei , Kyodo
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

All Kansai Electric nuclear reactors offline

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

NUMO to launch radioactive waste site selection surveys within month

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s SoftBank and KDDI to pump $38bn into 5G

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:56 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Shimizu Corp. acquires U.S. engineering firm

  • November 2, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Kawasaki Heavy to integrate shipbuilding, energy biz

  • November 2, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SECURITY

First-ever review of U.S. forces realignment plan in Okinawa

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Sankei , Lead
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japanese nuclear regulator’s website becomes inaccessible

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Despite Tamaki’s plea, Tokyo rep. insists on flexible implementation of SOFA

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan to defer conclusion on enemy base strike capability

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan plans first export of destroyers

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

New era for Japan’s defense sector? Mitsubishi Heavy leads charge

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:58 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ to scrutinize R&D budget for next generation fighter 

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

SECURITY

Quad maritime drill begins in waters off India 

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 3, 2020

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Ex-PM Abe moving back onto political stage

  • November 2, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Focusing on the wrong thing

  • November 1, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of October 2020 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • November 1, 2020
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1642] – pp. 8–10
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

JAXA to launch data relay satellite next month

  • October 31, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 35
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba’: understanding the appeal of the blockbuster movie

  • November 3, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 4:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: NHK, looking to improve its lot, should first turn its gaze inward

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 104,126 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Nov. 3, 2020)

  • November 3, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 11:10 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Nov. 3, 2020)

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation
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