May 11, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 11, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 11, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Suga mulls visit to Singapore in early June

  • May 11, 2021
  • , TBS, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Xi Jinping pushes development of Hainan as a ‘second Hong Kong’

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China’s disregard for safety in its space development cannot be allowed

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:07 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Pandemic-linked bankruptcies rising among larger firms in Japan

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:45 p.m.
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ECONOMY

New chief of Japan business lobby vows to act for all of society

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:52 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

As cryptocurrencies boom, Japan looks to finally move on from scandals

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

ECONOMY

Editorial: Can new TEPCO chairman change mindset of power firm’s employees?

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:37 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Itochu becomes top-earning Japan trader for 1st time in 5 yrs

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

France eager to confirm cooperation with Japan via joint drill

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Visit of UK carrier strike group should help keep the oceans free

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Japan Forward other
  • English Press

SECURITY

Locals pray for three POWs brutality killed in Ishigaki

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 19
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 10, 2021

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan election set for fall as COVID and Olympics come first

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:06 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Pandemic response highlights fractures in Japan’s political system

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

POLITICS

Environment Minister Koizumi undergoes surgery for appendicitis

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:31 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Snap general election likely to be held in fall

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • May 10, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:22 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Amami, Okinawa islands set to become World Heritage site

  • May 11, 2021
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

No. of “specified skilled” foreign workers increases seven-fold

  • May 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 34
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Olympic official: Foreign media will not roam out of ‘bubble’ freely

  • May 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Takeda submits trial data on Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:37 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

LDP accepts wording against discrimination of sexual minorities

  • May 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:21 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

NTT forced to stop vaccine calls from knocking out phone lines

  • May 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

IOC chief Bach’s Japan visit postponed

  • May 11, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 14 key prefectures (May 9, 2021)

  • May 10, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 9:59 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 10, 2021)

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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