May 25, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 25, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 25, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan plays down impact of U.S. travel warning on Tokyo Olympics

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:24 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ officials comment on U.S. travel advisory for Japan

  • May 25, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to further tighten restrictions on travelers from India

  • May 25, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. urges no travel to Japan as Olympic countdown ticks on

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Denuclearizing North Korea will be test for Biden-Moon relations

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:38 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Belarus should be condemned if plane diversion reports true: Japan

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. raises travel advisory for Japan to “Level 4”

  • May 25, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ROK envoy presents credentials

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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ECONOMY

LDP task force calls for bringing idled n-reactors online

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:43 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Almost 40% of Nikkei 225 companies pledge net-zero emissions

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:03 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s semiconductor industry faces difficult path to recovery

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Chip-linked biz in Japan enjoying brisk earnings

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

J-Power acquires shares in Australian renewable energy company

  • May 24, 2021
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 6
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ECONOMY

JETRO to support cooperation between Japanese and European companies in wind power

  • May 24, 2021
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 6
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor to ask GOJ to reduce base-hosting burden

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

4 Chinese govt ships enter Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:19 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan needs drastic boost in defense spending: ruling party

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:46 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 24, 2021

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP bigwigs aim to keep check on Nikai with new group

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:08 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga adviser steps down after tweets downplaying COVID-19 situation

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:56 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Macao gambling group retreats from Japan bid amid controversies

  • May 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:01 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Field of dreams

  • May 23, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Suga stakes his political survival on vaccine rollout 

  • May 25, 2021
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POLITICS

POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

60% say Tokyo Games should be canceled, Tokyo Shimbun poll of Tokyo voters

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , Lead story
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun poll of Tokyo voters

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , pp. 1, 2
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SCIENCE

GOJ refused to disclose minutes of U.S.-Japan Joint Committee discussion on PFAS

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

Japanese team discovers oldest spiral galaxy

  • May 24, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

J&J seeks authorization for COVID-19 vaccine 

  • May 25, 2021
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

First Olympic team to arrive in Japan on June 1

  • May 25, 2021
  • , TBS
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SOCIETY

Japan to disclose names of quarantine offenders

  • May 25, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Focus on vaccination speed, not perfection, to contain pandemic

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Good info sharing needed between entities for mass vaccination sites

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

ANA starts trial of COVID-19 status app at Tokyo airport

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 24, 2021)

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Threat sent to immigration center over Sri Lankan’s death

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Village asks for permission to employ runaway trainees for harvest

  • May 23, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 9
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SOCIETY

Record 1,210 foreign nationals lost residency status last year

  • May 24, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo report: “global remote work” expanding amid coronavirus pandemic

  • May 24, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
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