November 19, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 19, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 19, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo-Seoul morass awaits Biden White House

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan, Australia should deepen cooperation for free, open maritime order

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Elevating Japan-Australia security cooperation to new level

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan ready to invite N. Korea’s Kim to Tokyo Olympics: South Korean paper

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan’s ‘bridge’ for a world free of nuclear arms crumbles further

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China reacts sharply to Japan-Australian summit

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Changes in GOJ’s language on Indo-Pacific draw attention

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Three megabanks and other firms to pilot digital currency in FY21

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Genkai nuclear power plant’s no. 3 reactor to resume operation

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Hokkaido chief rejects N-waste

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:32 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

As nuclear worries linger, Tohoku plant heads for landmark restart

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Vietnam picks Tokyo Gas and Marubeni for $2bn LNG power plant

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:48 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsui to supply maintenance equipment for Delhi-Mumbai railway

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:33 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes post-M&A tax breaks for small businesses

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:36 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan still far from full economic recovery despite GDP growth

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan to count entertainment content production in GDP

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:26 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

The key to Japan’s new SDF base on uninhabited Mageshima is nearby residents’ understanding

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Central govt, Okinawa remain apart over Futenma burdens

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

US Navy chief wants Indian Ocean ‘1st Fleet,’ possibly in Singapore

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:17 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Interview: Rolls-Royce keen to join Japan’s next-generation fighter jet project

  • November 19, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Can Mitsubishi Heavy change “bedrock” of Japan-U.S. joint development?

  • November 19, 2020
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

MSDF’s Middle East mission to be extended

  • November 19, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japanese government to stop buying Chinese drones

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:38 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japanese, USMC leaders affirm bilateral alliance 

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei , NHK
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 18, 2020

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Komeito to field party heavyweight for Hiroshima 3rd district in next LH race

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Three phantoms at Kantei who manipulate “puppet prime minister”

  • October 27, 2020
  • , Shukan Posuto , pp. 44-47
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POLITICS

Strong support for Cabinet makes Diet dissolution tempting: Former PM Abe

  • November 17, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Suga vows to bring back strong economy

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan startup to launch satellite for space debris removal in March

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Supercomputing for $10K? NEC says it can do it

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan team develops method to block coronavirus infection

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:18 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo raises its coronavirus alert to highest level

  • November 19, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

PM Suga calls for quiet dining and mask wearing amid COVID-19 resurgence

  • November 19, 2020
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SOCIETY

Myanmar specified skilled workers head to Japan

  • November 18, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

‘Inclusion’ the watchword as Japan tackles trainees’ isolation

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Visitors to Japan fall nearly 99% in Oct., down for 13th month in row

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Survey: 47% of teenage sexual minorities bullied at school

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan child abuse cases rise to record 194,000 in FY 2019

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: UNESCO listing can show world value of Japan’s traditional architectural techniques

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Dr. Clark still stands tall

  • November 18, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Commentary: Can Japan bridge the vaccine divide?

  • November 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Take all possible measures to prevent infection in preparation for Tokyo Games

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Nov. 18, 2020)

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 124,256 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Nov. 18, 2020)

  • November 19, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 1:18 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Third wave of COVID-19 raging across Japan 

  • November 19, 2020
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