April 6, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 6, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 6, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. conducted freedom of navigation operation in Tsushima Strait last December

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan envoy asks for Suga-Biden summit to address China

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga aims for joint call with Biden to China on climate change

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. and Japan plan ‘Belt and Road’ alternative for Indo-Pacific

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:38 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Documentary on disputed island screened at Moscow festival

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Myanmar needs the world’s intervention — now

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan conveys “serious concerns” to China 

  • April 6, 2021
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

BOJ begins testing digital currency

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:24 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Opinion poll & results of Nikkei survey of 100 major companies

  • April 5, 2021
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Governor asks nuclear regulator to reassess TEPCO

  • April 5, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Energy tightrope walk must be avoided by bolstering power supply

  • April 6, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 52nd consecutive day

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
  • English Press

SECURITY

Land purchase survey to cover 98 outlying islands

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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SECURITY

U.S. Navy conducted operation in Japan-claimed waters in Dec.

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan GSDF live-fire training not to be open to public

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Gov’t to set up “cyber incident investigation commission”

  • April 3, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , Lead
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SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 5, 2021

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House Audit Committee, April 5, 2021

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Nikon rockets into satellite parts by buying Boeing-backed startup

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japanese tech startups lead as space debris sweepers

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Suga alarmed by potential COVID-19 resurgence

  • April 6, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

COVID-19 vaccination for elderly to start next week

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Ministry: 80% of COVID-19 deaths in Japan came after November

  • April 5, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

PM Suga willing to establish “children’s agency”

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commercial facility opens in Fukushima n-plant host town

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Noted scriptwriter Hashida dies at 95

  • April 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Six COVID-19 indicators for 12 key prefectures (April 4, 2021)

  • April 5, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 10:13 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (April 5, 2021)

  • April 6, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Suga drops the ball

  • April 3, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

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