July 2, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 2, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • July 2, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. keeps Tier-2 rating of Japan efforts against human trafficking

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:41 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan set to cede LNG import crown to China

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:13 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Congratulatory telegram to CCP: Does Nikai have no shame?

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Focus: Chinese people vexed by Communist Party’s image among Japanese

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan and U.S. test island air defense in Taiwan’s neighborhood

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:30 a.m.
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Can democracy tell a better story than scripted communist drama?

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:09 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China’s ruling party needs to shift priority to political reform

  • July 2, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Xi touts 100-year-old CCP’s successes, sets sights on China-Taiwan unification

  • July 1, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:04 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan hoping to resolve issues with China thru dialogue: Kato

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Motegi visits Baltic states 

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Huawei enlists army of European talent for ‘battle’ with U.S.

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:05 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

NRA to require nuclear waste be buried “70 meters below ground”

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 29
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ECONOMY

CDPJ Yokohama mayoral candidate Yamanaka strongly oposes IR

  • June 30, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Japan’s business sentiment hits highest since 2018: Tankan survey

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:34 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan auto sales up 11.6 pct in Jan.-June

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 139th consecutive day

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan, U.S. conduct joint drills for Taiwan emergency: FT

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

GSDF Osprey deployment in Saga remains elusive

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

U.S., Japan conduct joint drills on Kagoshima island 

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 1, 2021

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

“Atmosphere will definitely shift with vaccine rollout,” PM Suga

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

LDP factional fights heating up for candidacy endorsement

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:41 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Koike puts Japan political world on edge before Tokyo election

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:05 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

DPFP refuses to sign policy agreement with CDPJ ahead of LH election

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Abe, Nikai discuss LH election

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Experts concerned about resurgence of COVID-19 in Tokyo

  • July 2, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Prime Minister Suga says Tokyo Olympics could be held without spectators

  • July 2, 2021
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SCIENCE

Olympic teams begin arriving in Japan

  • July 2, 2021
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SCIENCE

U.S. media say anti-COVID steps at Olympics go against press freedoms

  • July 2, 2021
  • , NHK , Kyodo News
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SOCIETY

Women comprise only 5.9% of division chiefs at Japanese government agencies

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympics plan for late-night trains stops governors in tracks

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Games organizers reveal streamlined transport system

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Over before it’s begun? Japan facing vaccine supply crunch already

  • July 1, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s homeless among those struggling to access COVID-19 vaccines

  • July 1, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (June 30, 2021)

  • July 1, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 8:37 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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

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

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan mulls delaying release of Olympic ticket lottery results

  • July 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Atomic bomb survivors grow older, fewer in number

  • July 2, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Left in the dark

  • July 2, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation
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