May 13, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 13, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 13, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

UK envoy vows to increase engagement with Indo-Pacific

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Nikai holds teleconference with ROK intelligence chief

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Motegi says all ODA to Myanmar may be halted

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan lawmakers plan talks with U.S., Taiwan counterparts this month

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:14 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga voices concern over Xinjiang to Central Asia leaders

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:52 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan defense official backs Israel over escalating violence

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:36 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Philippine energy dept., Japanese firm sign oil reserve plan deal

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kazamidori column: “Debt” left by President Trump

  • May 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: China’s ‘wolf warriors’ take aim at G-7

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:02 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Rahm Emanuel likely to be tapped as U.S. ambassador to Japan

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Editorial: New Keidanren head will be tested on ability to deal with global issues

  • May 13, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Top ROK intelligence official meets with PM Suga

  • May 13, 2021
  • , TBS
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SECURITY

Okinawa conservatives shocked by arrest of ex-Miyakojima mayor on bribery charge

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 89th consecutive day

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. sailor admits to charges of drunk driving and causing injury

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 12, 2021

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Promote digital reform with focus on more convenience for the public

  • May 13, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:31 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Digital agency to be launched in September

  • May 13, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

MAFF announces decarbonization goals

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan to bar entry of foreigners from India, Pakistan, Nepal 

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

More than 90% of COVID-19 cases in Japan now involve UK variant 

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Pfizer vaccine effective against COVID-19 variants in Japan: study

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Comment: COVID reveals Japan’s long history of poor crisis management

  • May 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: It’s unfair, unkind to target athletes in debate on whether to host Games

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

How domestic clinical trials slow Japan’s vaccine approval process

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Around Japan, a COVID-19 ‘state of emergency’ in name only

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Strengthen testing, border control to block spread of Indian variant

  • May 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 14 key prefectures (May 11, 2021)

  • May 12, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 9:21 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 12, 2021)

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Ex-Nissan official Kelly denies plot to hide Ghosn’s pay at trial

  • May 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:29 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Bach has Koike jumping through a hoop

  • May 8, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 10
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