January 22, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 22, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 22, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. security officials discuss alliance

  • January 22, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: An ordinary president shoulders an extraordinary burden

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-U.S. security chiefs confirm bilateral security cooperation

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Biden will be severely tested in ability to restore world order

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:25p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Asia wonders: Can a Biden-led U.S. return to form?

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes launch of Biden administration 

  • January 22, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Residents of tsunami-hit town pin hopes on leadership of President Biden 

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Mainichi evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Twitter locks out Chinese Embassy in U.S. over post on Uyghurs 

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Seoul’s choice of new top diplomat shows focus on DPRK, not Japan

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: How Japan can help the U.K. meet its China challenge

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK’s party meeting clearly reflects return to Kim Il Son era: expert

  • January 14, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan posts 1st annual trade surplus in 3 years

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:53 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tokyo Court denies state responsibility over N-disaster

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:55 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan taps reflationist for BOJ board with eye on post-COVID recovery

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:23 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s top banks back zero-carbon infrastructure with new funds

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:43 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S.-China conflict may interfere with creation of green economy

  • January 19, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Okinawa to ask Biden administration for dialogue on Futenma relocation

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Team Biden assures Japan that Senkakus fall under security treaty

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:39 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan police target about 30 people linked to huge cryptocurrency heist

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:20 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s East Asia threat depends on Japan-U.S. alliance: Defense Academy prof. Takeda

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 17
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 21, 2021

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Battered by series of setbacks, PM Suga is humble in policy speech

  • January 19, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Japan unlikely to see budget surplus until fiscal 2029

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan welcomes U.S. return to pact on climate change

  • January 22, 2021
  • , NHK digital
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SCIENCE

Sumitomo enters ‘green hydrogen’ business in Australia

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Health minister says COVID-19 infections beginning to level off

  • January 22, 2021
  • , NHK, Fuji TV
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SOCIETY

First batch of Pfizer vaccines to arrive in Japan next month

  • January 22, 2021
  • , All national papers , NHK , Kyodo
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SOCIETY

Japan to secure 310 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, Suga says

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , Jiji Press, Kyodo News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan opposition leaders call for cancellation, postponement of Tokyo Games

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:38 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Tokyo Court supports Japan’s ban on dual nationality

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Jan. 21, 2021)

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 352,689 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Jan. 21, 2021)

  • January 21, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 11:56 p.m.
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SOCIETY

IOC chief says Tokyo Olympics to be held in summer as planned

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei , Kyodo
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SOCIETY

40,000 foreign trainees enter Japan amid virus as others fired

  • January 21, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:49 p.m.
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