March 4, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 4, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • March 4, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

President Biden releases “strategic guidance”

  • March 4, 2021
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan urged U.S. in Feb. to resume nuclear talks with North Korea

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

European navies build Indo-Pacific presence as China concerns mount

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:46 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Promotion of a hardliner in North Korea sends message to the U.S.

  • February 22, 2021
  • , AERA , p. 57
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Myanmar military’s use of force against civilians is unacceptable

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Ministries hold first meeting of Osaka Expo liaison council

  • March 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Face mask design contest held to deepen Japan-U.S. ties

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:13 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan’s govt. to make airports embrace renewables

  • March 4, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

10 years on: Fukushima radioactive water issue remains unsettled

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan falls short of target of signing 100 investment agreements by 2020

  • March 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Coronavirus bankruptcies in Japan reach 1,100

  • March 3, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ship spotted near Senkakus for 19th consecutive day

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 26
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Editorial: Don’t let China normalize intrusions into waters off Senkaku Islands

  • March 4, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:21 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan sees record 9,875 cybercrime cases in 2020

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:18 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

German frigate dispatched to South China Sea in rare move

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan’s MSDF and Coast Guard hold joint drill

  • March 3, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Law sought for Japan Coast Guard’s operations off Senkaku isles

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

TOKYO REPORT: Relocation of Ospreys in Japan likely to be delayed

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Hunger striker: U.S. base landfill soil mixed with WWII remains

  • March 3, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Nakagusuku village submits protest over low-altitude flights and obscenity

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan aiming to hold defense ministerial with Pacific states

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 3, 2021

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

State minister says gov’t to emphasize transparency in research

  • February 28, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Female MOFA official tapped to handle media at Kantei

  • March 4, 2021
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OPINION POLLS

70% ‘interested’ in Tokyo Games, Yomiuri poll

  • March 3, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Battery exhibition powers on in Tokyo

  • March 3, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

This patch developed in Japan could let you vaccinate yourself

  • March 3, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

State of emergency to be extended for Tokyo and neighboring prefectures 

  • March 4, 2021
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SOCIETY

Japan court OKs detention of Americans accused of aiding Ghosn escape

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

National Personnel Authority officials learn about childcare leave system

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

10 years on: Northeast Japan city inspires waste-sorting in Indonesia

  • March 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Focus: Can Tokyo Olympics be held with spectators during the pandemic?

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:37 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Mar. 3, 2021)

  • March 4, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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