June 23, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 23, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • June 23, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Navy vessel sails through Taiwan Strait

  • June 23, 2021
  • , TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to work with U.S., others to improve process for AI patents

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:33 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s top career diplomat steps down 

  • June 23, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK hold discussion on TPP membership

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Fukui nuclear unit becomes Japan’s 1st to operate beyond 40-yr limit

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:46 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan mulling tighter control over foreign investment

  • June 23, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:18 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Keidanren chief Tokura tapped to lead expo association

  • June 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 38
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ECONOMY

The money pushers: The world is embracing Japan-style economics

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:04 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan sets guidelines on maintaining flight routes

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Wholesale prices for U.S. beef remain high in Japan

  • June 23, 2021
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Chinese govt ships enter Japanese waters again

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

From subs to missiles, U.S. nudges Japan to step up on defense

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:49 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. base in Roppongi: Too close for comfort

  • June 22, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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SECURITY

Memorial held for 43 U.S. POWs killed in Fukuoka

  • June 22, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Uruma City releases results of organic fluorides survey

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Regulations on foreign investment to be tightened

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 22, 2021

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Personnel changes at MOFA

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Tada to be appointed METI Vice-Minister

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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POLITICS

Yamada to be MLIT Vice-Minister

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Tough negotiator close to Suga named Japan’s top career diplomat

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:25 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cabinet member Okonogi to run in Yokohama mayoral race

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:38 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: ‘Akagi file’ shows bureaucrats were forced to falsify land-sale documents

  • June 23, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cabinet member unveils bid to seek Yokohama mayoral post

  • June 23, 2021
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POLITICS

Tokyo Governor Koike hospitalized due to exhaustion

  • June 23, 2021
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OPINION POLLS

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SCIENCE

GOJ survey detects high levels of chemical contamination in Okinawa

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Education minister dismisses mass vaccination at middle, high schools 

  • June 23, 2021
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SOCIETY

Myanmar soccer player files for asylum in Japan after protest salute

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

China’s propaganda efforts in Japan about Uyghurs

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Seiron , pp. 128 - 131
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan’s failure to close gender gap ‘very disappointing’: report

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:44 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to approve AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for 60s and over

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Shionogi leads Japan’s push for homegrown vaccines

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (June 21, 2021)

  • June 21, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 5:09 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (June 22, 2021)

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

One month out, Tokyo Olympics enter ‘full delivery phase’

  • June 22, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Fans in stands decision shows total disregard for science

  • June 22, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan cash handout discriminated against Korean students: U.N. experts

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Work style challenges for women laid bare amid coronavirus crisis

  • June 23, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:49 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: The odd circle out (Dr. Omi)

  • June 23, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

No alcohol to be served at Olympic venues 

  • June 23, 2021
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EDUCATION

Panel negative about private English tests for unified exam

  • June 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:17 p.m.
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