January 6, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 6, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 6, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Weinstein says China is biggest challenge for U.S., Japan

  • January 6, 2021
  • , NHK, Fuji TV
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

China shores up support in Africa as it braces for Biden

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:13 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia deepens China ties with expanded energy exports

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:30 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan expresses concern over Iran’s uranium enrichment

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

As pandemic persists, Asia’s hot spots simmer on

  • January 5, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Exclusive: Govt to help Japan firms’ digital tie-ups with foreign startups

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: The battle to modernize Japan

  • January 5, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s 2020 new auto sales dive 11.5 pct amid epidemic

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:18 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Top Japanese, Mexican diplomats discuss TPP

  • January 6, 2021
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SECURITY

SECURITY

FOCUS: Japan, U.S. to boost defense ties with Europe in Indo-Pacific

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Better approach needed to protect sensitive land from foreign acquisition

  • December 1, 2020
  • , Wedge , p. 39
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

GOJ to seek new location in Kyushu to deploy GSDF Ospreys

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 5, 2021

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Health Ministry faces calls for split 20 years after merger

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Focus: Running behind, Suga makes about-face on virus emergency

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:11 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga’s slip of tongue over Lower House breakup draws speculation

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CDPJ-JCP election collaboration in Japan lacks any realistic policy agreement

  • January 5, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:24 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Suga, targeting dining places to curb infections, needs a Plan B

  • January 5, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of December 2020 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • January 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , pp. 8-11
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

JICA, companies establish organization to address foreign workers’ labor conditions

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Tokyo area firms to be asked to promote telework

  • January 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Over 4,900 new COVID-19 cases detected nationwide 

  • January 6, 2021
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

GOJ to promote telework 

  • January 6, 2021
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

GOJ instructs SDF to prepare to assist with COVID-19 treatment 

  • January 6, 2021
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Jan. 5, 2021)

  • January 6, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 254,152 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Jan. 5, 2021)

  • January 5, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 11:57 p.m.
  • JMH Translation
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