June 4, 2021

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HEADLINES

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  • June 4, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • June 4, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. asked Japan about 2nd Suga visit for 3-way summit with S. Korea

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:33 p.m.
  • English Press

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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

UK knocks on TPP door harder after EU exports fall 16%

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:11 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea’s ruling party stipulates new No. 2 post as Kim’s “deputy”

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:39 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Focus: China may take softer diplomatic policy to be “reliable” nation

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:52 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Mr. Xi, policies are more important than narratives

  • June 3, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia to hold 2-plus-2 Wed.

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:15 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan foreign chief thanks Japan for vaccine donation plan

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:17 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan eyeing chip procurement as “national project”

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan should play leading role in Britain’s accession to CPTPP

  • June 4, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:58 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan FSA in talks on easing financial firewall

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:37 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s economy projected to have shrunk 4.8 pct in Jan.-March

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:48 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan biz sentiment down for 1st time in 4 months

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:40 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Reorganization of airlines should be used as effective tool for survival

  • June 3, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan needs new defense guidelines with U.S. for Taiwan, lawmakers say

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:01 a.m.
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SECURITY

Chinese vessels sail near Senkakus for record 112 days in row

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:28 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. helicopter makes late-night unscheduled landing on Okinawa islet

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan faces challenges in deploying more vessels to Senkaku defense

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Fujifilm hit by possible cyberattack

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa says discussions with Japanese and U.S. governments needed

  • June 2, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine dies in collision with minicar in Chatan

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 24
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 3, 2021

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Suga meets with Abe to talk about G-7 summit

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:11 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga vows to work for release of Russia-held crew

  • June 3, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

POLITICS

250 planning to run in July 4 Tokyo assembly election

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:09 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: As support drops, the bar rises

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SCIENCE

Japan pushes solar panel mandate for new public buildings

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

OPINION: Tokyo Olympics have no meaning if dialogue is abandoned

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:27 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Taiwan media welcomes Japan move to provide COVID-19 vaccine

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:07 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to provide COVID vaccines to Taiwan 

  • June 4, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan’s top health adviser comments on Tokyo Olympics

  • June 4, 2021
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SOCIETY

Health minister downplays experts’ plan to issue advice on Tokyo Olympics

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi digital
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SOCIETY

FOCUS: Extra COVID-19 costs weigh heavily on Tokyo Paralympics host towns

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Controversial art exhibition to open in Tokyo on June 25

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

95% of Japan athletes at Tokyo Olympics to be vaccinated

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan PM Suga’s Tokyo Olympic reception scrapped

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Suga seeks biz world’s cooperation for vaccinations

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 0:59 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Eco-friendly Tokyo Olympic medal podium unveiled, with 50 days to go

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Remote first aid eyed for Tokyo Games spectators

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:06 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan enacts bill to give men special parental leave

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Osaka sparks vital discussion by pulling out of French Open

  • June 3, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 18 key prefectures (June 2, 2021)

  • June 3, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:03 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (June 3, 2021)

  • June 4, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Japan to prioritize students heading abroad for COVID-19 vaccinations

  • June 3, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:53 p.m.
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