November 6, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 6, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • November 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ officials comment on U.S. presidential election

  • November 6, 2020
  • , NHK, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Prolonged turmoil in U.S. presidential election undesirable

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: A test of faith in the United States

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: 2016 was Hillary Clinton’s to lose. Who lost in 2020?

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Fraught US election reveals promise and perils of its democracy

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:57 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Disputed and misleading U.S. election tweets also spreading in Japanese Twittersphere

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Mainichi digital , 10:44 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan: 4,137 China boats warned to leave Yamatotai

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ closely watching U.S. presidential election 

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Basic agreement on RCEP likely to be reached next week

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to consider enacting law to restrict foreign ownership of land  

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Suga cheering section

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Asahi , p.12
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China’s 2035 plan raises fears of greater confrontation with U.S.

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ASEAN-hosted regional summits to be held virtually on Nov. 12-15

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

E-money laundering surges in Japan

  • November 6, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JFE dives into water treatment in Vietnam via tie-up

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:47 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan telcos follow Asia peers in resisting pressure to cut fees

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:12 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tata teams with University of Tokyo on workplace robots

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:47 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Governments must explain why SpaceJet is now grounded

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MOD feels pressure to make progress on transfer of Ospreys to Saga

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Concern raised over impact on security in E. Asia amid U.S. political vacuum

  • November 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

New team to be established to improve defense equipment procurement

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Editorial: Let’s have the Diet discuss what matters most for Japan, defense of the nation

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 10:26 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan conclude Keen Sword joint exercise 

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 5, 2020

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting, Nov. 5, 2020

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 12
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Govt, parties must sharpen focus on foreign affairs, security issues

  • November 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:07 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Speculations that DPFP will become part of coalition government

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

POLITICS

China’s coast guard allowed to fire on foreign ships under new law

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:32 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

PM Suga lacked “passion” during his first overseas trip

  • November 4, 2020
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japanese bill to allow ownership of samples from outside earth

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

JAL to use biofuels made from household garbage starting FY 2022

  • November 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

The ins and outs of Japan’s eased re-entry steps for foreign residents

  • November 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

China gymnasts in full-protective gear arrive in Japan for meet

  • November 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Farm ministry holds emergency meeting on bird flu

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan confirmed more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases yesterday

  • November 6, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Nov. 5, 2020)

  • November 6, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 105,794 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Nov. 5, 2020)

  • November 5, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 11:01 p.m.
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