June 17, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 17, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • June 17, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-U.S. ties to continue to expand: Charge d’Affaires Young

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Indian ambassador to Japan stresses India’s non-alliance policy

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Akahata , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Laos to sell Vietnam its wind power with Mitsubishi’s help

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:18 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan businesspeople urge China to clarify export control guidelines

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Illegal fishing by Chinese boats surges in Yamato Bank area

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: G-7 and the Chinese Communist Party have no chemistry

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:09 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Backstories: Japan’s role in “New Cold War”

  • June 16, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

What are U.S. intelligence agencies doing in Japan?

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Gendai Business digital
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Chargé Young bids farewell to Japan in video

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Sankei , NTV, TV Asahi , Jiji, Kyodo
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK to discuss North Korea 

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar athlete seeks GOJ protection from junta  

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Sharp elbow

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

ECONOMY

Gunze halts use of Xinjiang cotton

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor expresses concern over new land use law

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

4 Chinese gov’t ships enter Japanese waters near Senkakus

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan Coast Guard chief pledges maritime security

  • June 16, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

MIC also affected by Fujitsu data breach

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

War on cybercrime demands global campaign: Kaspersky CEO

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:01 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 16, 2021

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Taiwan vaccine transfer throws into relief power struggle between Abe and Nikai

  • June 6, 2021
  • , AERA digital , 4:00 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Diet fails to pass resolution condemning human rights abuses

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Sankei , Lead
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Suga’s policy wins overshadowed by COVID-19 as Diet session wraps up

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan ruling, opposition parties gearing up for elections

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

853 people preparing to run in lower house election

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: The party politics behind the annual no-confidence motion

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Tokyo Report: Japanese lawmakers trying to keep kids off sex crimes

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Vaccination of Japanese base workers in Okinawa begins

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Supersonic-jet R&D takes flight in Japan’s aerospace sector

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:38 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

MOE sets new target to cut greenhouse gases by 100 million tons

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

New law allows private sector ownership of space resources

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 27
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japanese woman wins 2021 Goldman Environmental Prize

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 00:37 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan and Singapore to push decarbonization investments in Asia

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:19 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ to lift COVID-19 state of emergency

  • June 17, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Immigration chief vows to stop detaining all visa overstayers

  • June 16, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan visitors down 99.6% in May from 2019 on tough border controls

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan high court judge faces impeachment for inappropriate tweets

  • June 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

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

  • June 16, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 10:47 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (June 16, 2021)

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

GOJ eyes allowing up to 10,000 spectators per event at Olympics

  • June 17, 2021
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