November 20, 2020

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Noon news

  • November 20, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • November 20, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese foreign minister to visit Japan from Nov. 24

  • November 20, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea proposes “suspending wartime labor issue”

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 10
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INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: China’s inward-looking attitude will decelerate reforms

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Supreme Court says deportation of American dolphin activist illegal

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 25
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: How Tokyo can navigate the Japan-U.S.-China trap

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ROK extending olive branch to Japan  

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Sendai nuclear plant resumes with anti-terror upgrades

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Exclusive: Japan to nurture production areas for farm exports

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial – RCEP: Big numbers, bigger potential

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Itochu invests in U.S. startup to support use of quantum computers

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 14
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ECONOMY

Rengo to seek 2 pct pay-scale hike in shunto talks

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:26 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan Lower House approves bill to amend seedling law

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 5:17 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan, U.S. should actively hold joint training: former SDF chief

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Cost of Aegis Ashore alternative plan will be disclosed after plan is finalized: DM Kishi

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
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SECURITY

Russian-language PCs found to be immune to virus that hit Capcom

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 43
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SECURITY

Exchange events for Japanese, American students to be held at U.S. bases

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ cautious about setting timeline for Futenma closure

  • November 20, 2020
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SECURITY

Launching ceremony held for new Japanese warship

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 19, 2020

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP’s Amari refers to possible Lower House dissolution in January

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Science Council pushed to put aside principles for arms studies

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga’s advisor on foreign policy: Masashi Adachi

  • November 1, 2020
  • , FACTA digital
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POLITICS

Tokyo Olympics in the balance as COVID-19 surges around world

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: It’s time to review coronavirus measures as infections hit record high

  • November 20, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: IOC, Japan should ease push for Olympics during pandemic

  • November 20, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Virus resurgence forces Japan to skip parties and push telework

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:11 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Still in play: Japan’s Olympic dream burns on

  • November 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Parking violations by diplomats cars questioned

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

SOCIETY

Yu Miri’s ‘Tokyo Ueno Station’ wins major U.S. book award

  • November 19, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Trends in no. of COVID-19 hospitalizations

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

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

  • November 20, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 126,644 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Nov. 19, 2020)

  • November 20, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 0:31 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Record number of COVID-19 cases reported for two consecutive days 

  • November 20, 2020
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