April 15, 2021

 Morning Alert 

HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 15, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • April 15, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. delegation expresses plans to deepen ties with Taiwan

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Suga to depart for Washington this evening

  • April 15, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Pandemic forces Suga to travel to U.S. with reduced entourage

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: 27 years later, security still dominates US-Japan summit

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga-Biden summit offers chance to hash out a plan on China

  • April 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Ahead of Suga-Biden summit, Japan briefs U.S. on Tencent-Rakuten ties

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:09 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Could North Korea rain missiles on Suga and Biden’s parade?

  • April 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan hopes to join Afghanistan peace conference

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan lost track of key N. Korean liaison officer several years ago

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:07 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar junta efforts to restore calm ‘unworkable’: ex-Japan envoy

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Mr. Suga goes to Washington

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japanese leaders to discuss Taiwan at summit 

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Motegi to visit UK, Eastern Europe  

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Suga holds virtual meeting with Ukrainian leader  

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

NRA decides to issue order to TEPCO over n-plant security flaws

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:22 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan battery makers push for government support

  • April 14, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ still half-hearted about digital currency

  • April 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s FTC to conduct survey on cloud services

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sanyo Shokai admits use of Xinjiang cotton

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:48 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan panel OKs price cut for leukemia drug Kymriah

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 61st consecutive day

  • April 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , p. 24
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

LDP’s Amari argues against foreign acquisition of Toshiba

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 14, 2021

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan Lower House OKs RCEP free trade deal

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP divided on Hyogo gubernatorial candidates

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

N-plant water release to be key issue in general election

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:33 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan prime minister goes against opposition to release Fukushima plant water

  • April 14, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:28 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japanese Ambassador to China meets with Xi 

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

IAEA to play central role in monitoring Fukushima water discharge

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan to designate areas to lead decarbonization efforts

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Govt. briefs diplomats about treated water release

  • April 14, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

LDP launches project team, Diet members’ league for decarbonization

  • April 13, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan startup to take UAE rover to the moon in 2022

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

UK variant of COVID-19 spreads rapidly in Japan

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

LDP No. 2 says canceling Olympics may be option

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Uyghur woman in Japan accuses China of repression of her people

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

INTERVIEW: Tokyo Games head stresses safety 100 days before start

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: 5 years after Kumamoto Earthquake, learn lessons and pass on memories

  • April 15, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Organizers celebrate 100 days until problem-plagued Tokyo Games

  • April 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fishermen: Water decision ruins 10 years of rebuilding efforts

  • April 14, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fukushima locals criticize government for tone-deaf tritium mascot

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan medical society urges early declaration of COVID-19 emergency

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (April 14, 2021)

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: A late night

  • April 14, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 14
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan to postpone decision on upper limit on Olympic spectators

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

TRENDING@JAPAN

TRENDING@JAPAN

Gender bias pigeonholes women, harms men

  • April 15, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

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