January 26, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 26, 2021
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • January 26, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Biden administration to consult with allies on China

  • January 26, 2021
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

EU invites Japan’s Motegi to explain ‘free and open Indo-Pacific’

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan calls for EU’s cooperation in Indo-Pacific 

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Germany to send naval frigate to Japan 

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

With bid policy set, localities in Japan roll dice on casinos

  • January 25, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Bilateral negotiations on car tariffs continue

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s policies “fairly successful” amid pandemic: BOJ Kuroda

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan chip suppliers reap benefits of ‘China exit’ subsidy

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa governor disapproves of alleged plan to station GSDF amphibious unit at Henoko

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Outline of bill to prevent land purchases with security implications

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Sankei , Lead story
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

ASDF scrambles down in April-December 2020

  • January 23, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Two Okinawan villages protest low-altitude flight exercises

  • January 23, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Ginoza Village Council approves resolution requesting closure of Camp Hansen heliports

  • January 21, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

“China is a regional hegemon:” U.S. Defense Secretary

  • January 23, 2021
  • , Sankei , Lead story
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 25, 2021

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House budget committee meeting, Jan. 25, 2021

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Consultations offered to Vietnamese amid pandemic

  • January 25, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 1:57 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

India to award Shinzo Abe second-highest civilian honor

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:36 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Diet debate must focus sharply on steps to contain coronavirus

  • January 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:21 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Policy speech by the Prime Minister to the 204th session of the Diet

  • January 18, 2021
  • , Kantei Website
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet approval rate, support for hosting Olympics both plummet, Asahi poll

  • January 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:02 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Sankei poll: 52% support Suga cabinet

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Fukushima College robot wins top prize for nuclear decommissioning

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s contact tracers squeezed by mounting COVID cases

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to start random PCR testing to grasp infections in cities

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Asia’s COVID vaccination drives show Japan as digital laggard

  • January 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tsunami-hit area struggles to find foreign workers in pandemic

  • January 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Vox Populi: Penalizing people who refuse to be hospitalized for virus is absurd

  • January 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Deposits of toxic herbicide buried all over Japan at risk of release

  • January 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Prime Minister Suga says Japan aims to secure vaccines for everyone in Japan by June

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

GOJ considering extending state of emergency beyond Feb. 7

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Kono says Japan to establish new system for managing coronavirus vaccination

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Jan. 25, 2021)

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: He rather it remain there

  • January 23, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 10
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