May 26, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 26, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • May 26, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

US envoy in Japan visits Taiwanese representative

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

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Taiwan top envoys in Japan hold another unprecedented meeting

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:37 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Call for release of Japan-based Chinese scholar

  • May 26, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Uniqlo says ‘no direct deal’ with entity in China’s Xinjiang area

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: What was unsaid hovers over the Biden-Moon summit

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: How Japan can avoid losing out on the world stage

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview: Pakistan’s top diplomat warns China could fill void left by U.S.

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:38 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Chargé Young meets with his Taiwanese counterpart

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Sankei , Kyodo
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Tokyo Games cancellation likely to cost Japan $17 bil.

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese government to monitor reduction of coal power plants

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Interview: Fukui Governor Sugimoto on restarting old nuclear reactors

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 13
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Price of U.S. beef now double 2020 prices

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 19
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ECONOMY

Japan to disperse data centers to regional areas

  • May 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:23 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

19 countries restricted food exports amid pandemic

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:11 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Tokyo mobile data fee 2nd lowest among 6 world cities: survey

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s external assets hit record at end of 2020

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:40 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Public, private sectors must work to reduce cost of generating hydrogen

  • May 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Singapore to end restrictions on Japanese food imports

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

U.S., Japan agree on return of part of Camp Kinser land

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese Coast Guard ships leave Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Military might and flashpoints shift from West to East

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

INTERVIEW: British carrier deployment chance to signal “global power”

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan arranging dispatch of SDF staff to Tokyo Games

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 25, 2021

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Govt. to promote greener society, digitization

  • May 26, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

PFAS detected in soil at nursery school, parks near MCAS Futenma

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Japan’s largest farm lender to pour $90bn into ESG projects

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:22 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to approve virotherapy drug for 1st time for cancer treatment

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to provide $10 bn support for ASEAN’s decarbonization

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ unveils measures to accelerate vaccination 

  • May 26, 2021
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo to formally request extension of state of emergency

  • May 26, 2021
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SOCIETY

Japan govt in damage control after U.S. travel advisory

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S. advisory on Japan highlights risk of protracted COVID fight

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s Suga stares down an Olympic challenge

  • May 25, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Prime Minister Suga, please call off the Olympics this summer

  • May 26, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Authorities must quickly lay out path to safe and secure Olympics

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to impose 10-day quarantine on India, 5 other countries

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 25, 2021)

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

First a check, now a presidential letter–Japanese seniors confused

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 27
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SOCIETY

Specified skilled workers in Japan increase in March from Dec.

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan may not enact LGBT bill soon

  • May 25, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Balance rehabilitation, punishment under newly revised Juvenile Law

  • May 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Survey: Only 15% of paramedics in Tokyo, 20 major cities have completed vaccination

  • May 26, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan births fall 4.7% on COVID baby bust

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:22 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Lunar prayer

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

EDUCATION

Majority of students in Japan happy with online lessons

  • May 26, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:22 a.m.
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