April 12, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Suga, Biden seen adding pressure on China

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Japan’s ticket to Oval Office is no new ‘special relationship’

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:06 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. should join hands in environment and labor fields

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 11
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INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea completes building new 3,000-ton submarine: report

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Papers show Soviet proposals over disputed islands

  • April 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Salvaging the Iran nuclear deal

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga sends a letter of condolence to PM Johnson

  • April 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 8:47 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: WHO’s COVID-19 report fails litmus test on transparency

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Will Biden’s $2 tril. stimulus plan lead to or overheat U.S. revival?

  • April 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to expand engagement with Taiwan counterparts

  • April 10, 2021
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, India to hold 2+2 meeting in late April

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges 600 million yen in aid to Thailand

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

METI raises FY2030 target for energy savings by 20%

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

CVC to enlist Japanese companies in Toshiba takeover bid

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toshiba sets up team to review buyout plan by CVC Capital Partners

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:54 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Economist: Total ¥550 bil. losses due to priority measures

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ chief Kuroda’s remaining term ticks past 2 years

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:22 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: TSE pres. watching out for ramifications of Archegos

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Create communications system that can keep up with soaring internet use

  • April 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. to maintain 25-year-old plan to construct FRF at Henoko

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 57th consecutive day

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

Okinawa of increasing importance in China policy

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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SECURITY

Editorial: Suga visit to U.S. chance to craft new plan to close Futenma

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. coronavirus variant found in Okinawa

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

ASDF jets scrambled fewer times last year  

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 10, 2021

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 9, 2021

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Suga unlikely to call snap election in April, May

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan snap election on ice as Suga faces autumn deadline

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

U.S. variant of COVID-19 found in Okinawa

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SCIENCE

Japan mulling 45% emissions cut by FY30

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Bucking trend, Japan to keep coal power plants under tougher rules

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:45 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan government eyes stockpiling sustainable aviation fuel

  • April 11, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Recycling electric vehicle batteries

  • April 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan aims to reduce cow burps to fight global warming

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ mulls raising 2030 emissions reduction target to 45% 

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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SCIENCE

GOJ decides to stockpile sustainable aviation fuel  

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

Still waiting for answers into Sri Lankan’s death a month ago

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , p. 3:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan hospital worker infected with coronavirus after 2 vaccine shots

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

No plans for Olympic athlete vaccine priority: Hashimoto

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

300 hotel rooms planned for Tokyo Olympic athletes with COVID-19

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to secure vaccines for all elderly people by June: Kono

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympic diving qualifier back on but other events on hold

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: New frameworks needed to contain spread of coronavirus variants

  • April 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

60 pct of Japan female local assembly members harassed

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Study: Women shun science studies due to masculine image

  • April 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Birthrates tumble worldwide, clouding post-pandemic prospects

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Six COVID-19 indicators for 13 key prefectures (April 7, 2021)

  • April 9, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 5:09 p.m.
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SOCIETY

GOJ decides to place Tokyo, Kyoto, Okinawa under quasi-state of emergency

  • April 10, 2021
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Vaccinations for elderly to begin on Monday

  • April 11, 2021
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SOCIETY

Cumulative total of COVID-19 cases in Japan tops 500,000

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: A relay with results?

  • April 11, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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