June 2, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 2, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • June 2, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Suu Kyi’s inconvenient truth and the origins of Myanmar’s coup

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Hokkaido urges release of fishing boat seized by Russia

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:47 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Countries need multifaceted approach to securing rare metals

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Leaders of U.S., Japan, ROK to meet in UK 

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

“TPP 11” to begin process of welcoming UK

  • June 2, 2021
  • , NHK
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ECONOMY

Two operators pass Yokohama IR eligibility screening

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 16
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ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan to target 5G coverage rate of 98 pct by FY 2023 end

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:35 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s steel lobby head calls for maximum use of nuclear power

  • May 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

Hydrogen to be covered by emissions trading system

  • May 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Japan new auto sales grow for 8th straight month in May

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 109th consecutive day

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

Chinese vessels pass through Osumi Strait

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 26
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SECURITY

US Indo-Pacific commander visits Japan in maiden overseas trip

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:41 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

PM Suga, U.S. Commander oppose China’s attempts to alter status quo

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s Suga, U.S. Indo-Pacific head affirm cooperation

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan to bring missiles to Miyakojima

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:56 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Missile storage facility built on Kadena AB

  • May 28, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa Gov. indicates possibility PM Suga may not be invited to memorial service

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

“No actual land transactions involving foreign firms” on Miyako or Yonaguni

  • May 29, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 24
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SECURITY

Cyberattacks increased 8.5-fold in five years

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Top U.S. admiral pays courtesy call on Suga

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei , NHK, TBS
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Highlights of May 2021 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1664] – pp. 8–11)
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 1, 2021

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Panel proposes full shift to online administrative procedures

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Former economy chief Sugawara to quit Diet over dubious pay

  • June 1, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:41 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Trend in five-poll average Cabinet support rate and Cabinet support rate in Social Survey Research Center poll

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Saitama University Social Survey Research Center
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

COVID mishandling fuels interest in revising Japan’s constitution, Nikkei poll

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:55 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan Inc enlisted to help convert carbon dioxide into methane

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:46 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Top scientist warns against holding Olympics during pandemic

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

EU to reopen borders to Japanese tourists 

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Japan to impose quarantine on travelers from Vietnam, Malaysia

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to kick off workplace vaccinations with 50m doses

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:42 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

New Keidanren chm. vows full support for vaccinations

  • June 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Panel experts mull how to raise doubts about holding Olympics

  • June 1, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (June 1, 2021)

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: 2021: an agonizing odyssey

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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