March 16, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 16, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • March 16, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Future balance of power haunts US as China bulks up

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:04 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes U.S.-China talks on Senkakus

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Exclusive: Japan plans emergency U.S. beef tariff hike

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:33 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. has high expectations for Japan in security

  • March 13, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese kin urge U.S. to focus on resolving N. Korea abduction issue

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:18 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Families of abductees send letter to Blinken

  • March 15, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Philippine Consulate-General in Nagoya starts full operation

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:16 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan to hold 2+2 meeting today

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Prime Minister Suga may visit U.S. on April 8-10

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abductee’s family calls for U.S. support

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan’s silicon wafer latecomers turn to China for expansion

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:31 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

COVID-19 pushes Japanese firms to overhaul supply chains

  • March 15, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Industry ministry eyes lower tax burden on Japanese-based tech firms

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Listed Japan companies ease COVID blow by slashing expenses $64bn

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan plans emergency U.S. beef tariff hike 

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , NHK , Jiji Press
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SECURITY

U.S., Japanese defense chiefs exchange views on China’s maritime advancement

  • March 16, 2021
  • , NHK, NTV, TBS , Kyodo News
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 31st consecutive day

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Suga pledges to “achieve results” six months after taking office

  • March 16, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV
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POLITICS

Russia plans to build resort facilities in Northern Territories

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Yomiuri digital
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 14 -15

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Focus: Virus, scandals weighing on Suga gov’t half year after launch

  • March 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:21 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Revised immigration law a far cry from solution to human rights issues

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympic organizers to consider daily COVID-19 tests on athletes

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympic torch relay rehearsal held at Fukushima ski resort

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:37 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Crack down on scammers taking advantage of public coronavirus fears

  • March 16, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Kono calls for ‘vaccination leave’

  • March 15, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 9:06 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese startup, university develop 2-minute COVID-19 test

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (March 15, 2021)

  • March 16, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

53 firms join Keidanren’s “30 pct female executives initiative”

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Decade after disaster, resilient Fukushima on path of rebirth

  • March 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

FOCUS: Over 100 Hiroshima students working as voluntary “peace guides”

  • March 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
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