May 12, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK ministers to discuss loneliness problem

  • May 12, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan backs Taiwan’s attendance at WHO annual meeting

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Asian economy increasingly leaning toward China

  • May 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia taking aggressive strategy on Arctic Circle development

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: What the evolving international order means for Japan

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Rahm Emanuel likely to be tapped as envoy to Japan 

  • May 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to cosponsor vaccine summit in early June 

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, EU to hold remote summit this month 

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, Vietnamese leaders hold teleconference 

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Reactor over 40 years old in Japan to be restarted in June

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:27 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Release of Fukushima water 1 kilometer from coast under study

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:02 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese Coast Guard ships leave Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:49 p.m.
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SECURITY

China digital tools siphon data, strengthen surveillance

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 8:15 a.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

US Army hunts for bases to deter China but logistics pose hurdle

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:34 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Exclusive: Japan eyes no fleet operations for new Aegis ships

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:33 p.m.
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SECURITY

New office opened in Chatan to help women who have trouble with U.S. servicemen

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 28
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SECURITY

Japan hoping to coproduce warship with Indonesia 

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 11, 2021

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan Lower House passes referendum law revision

  • May 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:39 p.m.
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POLITICS

Referendum bill spotlights Japan’s powerful constitutional committee

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan may launch rocket with recycled booster in 2030

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Pfizer vaccine to be administered to adolescents

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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SCIENCE

Japanese Olympic athletes to be fully vaccinated by end of June

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Kelly pleads not guilty to allegations of financial misconduct

  • May 12, 2021
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SOCIETY

Harris’s fashion popular with Japanese women

  • May 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 8
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SOCIETY

Ghosn said unpaid compensation was not guaranteed

  • May 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Government has blinders on as it plows ahead with reckless Olympics

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Officials to call on those who fail to abide by Japan’s virus entry rules

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 14 key prefectures (May 10, 2021)

  • May 11, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 4:54 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 11, 2021)

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Seniors trying to reserve vaccines grow frustrated by busy signals

  • May 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

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