March 29, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 29, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • March 29, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan condemns situation in Myanmar

  • March 28, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to put meeting with Mekong countries on hold

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China must allow international probe over repression of Uighur minority

  • March 29, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Focus: N. Korea keen to cozy up to China for economy by giving up U.S. talks

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Pyongyang’s missiles test cooperation among Japan, U.S., South Korea

  • March 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:38 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S.-China tension brings both a risk of chip dependency on Taiwan

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Biden to nominate Daniel Kritenbrink as assistant secretary of state

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ eyes extending unilateral sanctions on North Korea by two years

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, UK defense chiefs condemn North Korea

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Russia keen to hold summit with Japan

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, S. Korea eye foreign minister meeting in April

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan plans to create global rare metal recycling, recovery hub

  • March 29, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Percentage of renewable energy a focal point for review of energy mix in Japan

  • March 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Muji features Xinjiang cotton as Chinese netizens lash its rivals

  • March 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Touched by Black Lives Matter, Kao drops skin-whitening pitch

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:16 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Anonymous document reveals “plight of Yokohama’s IR project”

  • March 1, 2021
  • , FACTA digital
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s Ebara to lift output of chipmaking machines

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Security flaws at N-power plant show need for serious reform at TEPCO

  • March 27, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: TSE must implement measures to prevent recurrence of system failures

  • March 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi SpaceJet moves out of airport headquarters to save costs

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:54 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 44th consecutive day

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 20
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

The spy next door: Japan law blocks land grab near US bases and islands

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:44 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, U.S. deepen security ties over past 5 years

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan will turn to Quad in ‘new Cold War’: Defense Ministry think tank

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:34 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 28, 2021

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 27, 2021

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 26, 2021

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Komeito pledges full support for LDP in election reruns in western Japan

  • March 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 7:25 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP, Komeito agree to cooperate in Tokyo assembly poll

  • March 26, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan enacts record 106-t.-yen budget for FY 2021

  • March 26, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:23 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Pandemic measures in FY21 budget reflect poor quality of debate in Diet

  • March 27, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:18 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan gov’t long-term debt to top 1,000 trillion yen

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:40 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Filipino in Japan forms labor union for overseas workers

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:16 a.m.
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

PM Suga cautious about early dissolution of Lower House  

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

OPINION POLLS

52% say state of emergency lifted too early, Cabinet support level at 45%, Nikkei poll

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei digital , 8:00 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan looks to end support for overseas coal power projects

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan plans new trading market for greenhouse gas emissions

  • March 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Scientists find a cheaper, greener way to produce hydrogen gas

  • March 26, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 8:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Major telecoms preparing array of ‘flying base stations’

  • March 27, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Honda and peers to standardize swappable motorcycle batteries

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:31 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan team successfully tests sea ice survey robot

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Feature: Oral care product made by Japan’s disabled could be used by astronauts

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:43 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Risk of strong Pacific quake still high; Tokyo gets 47% rating

  • March 27, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Coronavirus cases surging in rural Japan

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

GOJ’s blue-ribbon panel on climate change to hold first meeting on March 31 

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Interview: Japan should not be silent about China’s oppression of Mongolians

  • March 24, 2021
  • , Sankei , Lead story
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Dozens of groups seek more female justices on Supreme Court

  • March 29, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Some LDP members calling for LGBT law

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:07 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Apps help health ministry keep track of people entering Japan

  • March 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to join EU and China in issuing digital vaccine passport

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:34 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Vietnam travel bubble with Japan loses fizz as execs shun tight rules

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Many Japanese cities have yet to set vaccination timeline

  • March 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:21 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (March 28, 2021)

  • March 29, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

The story of torii gates that travelled across the Pacific

  • March 22, 2021
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Memorial park opens in quake-devastated district in Tohoku region

  • March 29, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Fukushima tries to update image with new multilingual website

  • March 28, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Survey: 41% OK with corporal punishment against children

  • March 26, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ex-Tokyo Olympics chief makes another offensive remark toward women

  • March 26, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

PM Suga to invite President Biden to Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics 

  • March 27, 2021
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

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