November 5, 2020

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  • November 5, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • November 5, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. officially withdraws from Paris Agreement

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK, TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ closely watching U.S. presidential race

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ protecting safety of Japanese nationals in U.S.

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Fukuoka Consulate hosts election watch event for students

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Quickly resolve confusion, conflict over U.S. presidential election

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 3:17 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. presidential election reflects nation in turmoil

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Now is the time for U.S. to set example of democracy

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Watch over election ballot counting with patience

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Hoping for peaceful conclusion to U.S. presidential election

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-U.S. partnership is indispensable

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Vox Populi: U.S. presidential election casts a spotlight on America’s divide

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Ex-U.S. ambassador to Japan Hagerty set to win Tennessee Senate seat

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:17 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga ready to build ties with U.S. president, Trump or Biden

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga takes softer stance, but wartime laborer issue persists

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:25 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia plans to export hydrogen to Asia in green shift

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:43 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.N. panel adopts Japan-proposed nuke abolition resolution

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:08 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

China to allow coast guard to use weapons in claimed waters

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Presidential race unsettled as vote counts continue in key states 

  • November 5, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ officials comment on presidential election 

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. formally withdraws from Paris climate accord

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese business community closely watching election results 

  • November 5, 2020
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Election turmoil to have adverse effects on international society 

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan biz circle hopes for stable relations after U.S. race

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JERA to collaborate with Exxon on LNG in Vietnam

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 7
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ECONOMY

English-speaking team to help foreign funds

  • November 4, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Automakers gear up for slice of action in China’s clean car market

  • November 4, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy to close SpaceJet’s US flight testing site

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:31 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan mobile carriers’ big profits ramp up pressure to cut rates

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan drugmaker taps Ping An’s database of 300m people in China

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:16 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SDF confused by faltering goal of “achieving stronger surveillance”

  • October 31, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 4, 2020

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House budget committee meeting, Nov. 4, 2020

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Suga spars with Japan’s opposition in crucial hurdle

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:59 a.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Cartoon: He’s no Cicero

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 6
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SOCIETY

Japanese public opinion divided over U.S. election

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 20
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SOCIETY

US gymnasts arrive in Tokyo for tourney

  • November 4, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

10 Tokyo taxi firms allowed to reject people refusing masks

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:38 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Avian flu confirmed in western Japan’s Kagawa Pref.: farm minister

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan makes rare reversal of deportation order for S. Asia woman

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Nov. 4, 2020)

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 104,748 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Nov. 4, 2020)

  • November 4, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 10:45 p.m.
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