June 16, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 16, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • June 16, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. ambassadors to Japan: A litmus test for ties

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Middle powers Japan and Australia lift relationship to new heights

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: G7’s policy toward China should not lead to global division

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Actions, not words, will make or break the G7

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

G7 nations agree, yet differ on threat from China, Russia

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Line in the sand: Chinese dredgers are stealing Taiwan, bit by bit

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Seoul court orders Japan gov’t to disclose list of assets

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Can new Israeli administration unite despite widely disparate members?

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan lodges protest against South Korean military’s drills near Takeshima 

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to host Pacific islands summit in July 

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

TSMC tie-up puts spotlight on Japan’s hidden chip champions

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:58 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: METI’s smugness in Toshiba affair fails test of good governance

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1250 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

CEOs predict sluggish economy ahead, Asahi survey of 100 leading companies

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Poll: No leader in Fukushima fully on board with water-dump plan

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Number of U.S.-Japan naval drills soars this year

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Japan Upper House panel OKs security-linked land bill

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China’s repair of Kiribati runway possibly part of anti-U.S. strategy

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 8
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 123rd consecutive day

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 15, 2021

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

145 LDP members join Kishida’s new parliamentary league

  • June 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan Lower House poll likely to come after Tokyo Games

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:17 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Regional party affiliated with Tokyo gov. seeks no-spectator Olympics

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:16 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan set for post-Olympics election after failed no-confidence vote

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

The affectionate buzz in Suga’s jacket pocket keeps him on his toes

  • June 13, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan law to allow mail-in voting by coronavirus carriers

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

No-confidence motion against Suga cabinet voted down

  • June 16, 2021
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SCIENCE

Japan to create cross-ministry dept. for decarbonization

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Koizumi calls for change in coal power policy

  • June 15, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Defense chief criticizes U.S. military for delay in PFOS leak notification

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

U.S. military begins vaccinating Japanese base workers

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SCIENCE

Japan to donate COVID-19 vaccines to five Southeast Asian nations 

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

GOJ eyes raising event spectator cap to 10,000

  • June 16, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Foreign Olympic athletes to be penalized for violating COVID-19 rules

  • June 16, 2021
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SOCIETY

Japan to provide greater COVID vaccine support to foreign residents

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 15 key prefectures (June 13, 2021)

  • June 15, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 1:44 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (June 15, 2021)

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan to use Tokyo Games to aim for barrier-free society

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan ramps up program for jabs at workplaces and universities

  • June 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

COVID crisis drives Japan’s students into corner

  • June 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:16 p.m.
  • English Press
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