March 31, 2021

 Morning Alert        Afternoon Alert 

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 31, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • March 31, 2021
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Top ROK diplomat calls for early talks with Japan

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

State Department orders diplomats to leave Myanmar

  • March 31, 2021
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan ranks 120th in gender equality

  • March 31, 2021
  • , NHK
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Komeito’s Yamaguchi cautious about China sanctions

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan: HK electoral changes cannot be overlooked

  • March 31, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

LDP drafts resolution calling for caution in granting new ODA to Myanmar

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to suspend infrastructure support to Myanmar

  • March 31, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Myanmar military must halt slaughter of citizens

  • March 30, 2021
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Winds of unpleasantness

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi eyeing U.S. visit in late April  

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to suspend new aid to Myanmar 

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Indonesia sign arms export agreement at 2+2 meeting 

  • March 31, 2021
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Japan pension whale GPIF in China bond quandary: backlash or gains?

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:10 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Former BOJ Deputy Gov. Yamaguchi tapped to lead GPIF board

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

ECONOMY

Bank of Japan to study how banks handle climate change risks

  • March 30, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Chugoku Electric, JBIC to invest in Fiji electric power company

  • March 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan jobless rate unchanged at 2.9% as policy shift looms

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:27 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

8 Japan automakers’ domestic output down 9.1 pct in Feb.

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 46th consecutive day

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 28
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan’s Diet OKs 1-year extension of U.S. base cost pact

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:29
  • English Press

SECURITY

NSS economic team marks first anniversary

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan looks to cement Indonesia as key regional partner in 2-plus-2

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:05 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 30, 2021

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

LDP on edge over three Diet seat elections in April

  • March 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Suga-style politics 6 / LDP-Komeito partnership not in sync

  • March 31, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 10:18 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan facing possibility of involvement in Taiwan conflict

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:53 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan to extend N.Korea sanctions for 2 years

  • March 30, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japanese, Russian cities discuss marine plastic

  • March 25, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Astronaut Hoshide to depart for ISS on April 22

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan retracts plan to give people coronavirus vaccine choice

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

1.35 pct in Tokyo have coronavirus antibodies

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Exclusive: Coronavirus pre-emergency steps likely for Osaka

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:32 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Health ministry staff party on in Ginza, ignoring virus restrictions

  • March 30, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:41 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Strengthen support for neediest to ease anxiety amid ongoing pandemic

  • March 31, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Six COVID-19 indicators for 12 key prefectures (March 29, 2021)

  • March 30, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:29 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (March 30, 2021)

  • March 31, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Lawyer: Popular support a flawed reason for death penalty in Japan

  • March 31, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Japan’s new teaching guidelines adamant on territories

  • March 30, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:10 p.m.
  • English Press
  • Ambassador
  • Ukraine
  • OPINION POLLS
  • COVID-19
  • Trending Japan