July 12, 2021

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  • July 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan foreign minister eyes visit to Iran in Aug.: sources

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. must outcompete China for a stable relationship: Daniel Russel

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:40 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Focus: N. Korea’s border blockage lets down citizens who want food, vaccines

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Aso calls G20 agreement ‘change in a century’

  • July 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 6:14 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Kissinger’s spell on China policy fades 50 years after visit

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:31 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

FM Motegi to visit Central American and Caribbean nations

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Blockchain greases trade wheels between 7 Asian-Pacific economies

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

In Asia, government actions impact Nikkei Recovery Index

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:28 p.m.
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ECONOMY

JAL aims to launch flying car business in fiscal 2025

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:17 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: OPEC Plus should cooperate better to help recovery of world economy

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:30 p.m.
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ECONOMY

30 pct of firms unqualified for TSE’s new top section

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:18 p.m.
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

USMC Pacific chief meets with defense minister

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

2 Chinese govt ships enter Japanese waters near Senkakus

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Illegal fishing vessels in Yamatotai may be unregistered Chinese ships

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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SECURITY

Japanese MSDF ships rescue 3 crew of boat off east Indonesia

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Urgently make comprehensive efforts to improve missile defense capabilities

  • July 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:20 p.m.
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SECURITY

Japan, UK to hold joint drills in Gulf of Aden

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Russia suspends missile test in Sea of Japan

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 10, 2021

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 9, 2021

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Keio Univ. Professor Kishi tapped as special advisor to Cabinet

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Focus: Will Japanese leader Suga’s Olympic gamble pay off?

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:57p.m.
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POLITICS

Suga administration now can hardly get boost from Olympics

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:26 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: New virus curbs highlight risks of inconsistent policy steps

  • July 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japanese prefectural chiefs call for stable vaccine supplies

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: History teaches us what our next step should be

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan govt asked to create agency for foreigners

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:04 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

COVID-19 proposal for bars withdrawn after furor erupts

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

BOJ climate change plan stirs debate over central bank role

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japanese astronaut Noguchi talks about desire to get involved with space tourism

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:27 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Prize-winning activist warns world has ‘no time to lose’

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan’s robotics market booming amid pandemic

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Taiwan’s digital minister to visit Tokyo for Olympics 

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SCIENCE

Fukushima, Hokkaido to bar spectators from Olympic events 

  • July 11, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

GOJ to develop guidelines for domestic use of vaccine certificates 

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , Kyodo
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SOCIETY

Former U.S. serviceman pleads not guilty in murder of Okinawan

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

93 nations to attend Hiroshima peace ceremony

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:58 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan bolsters human rights safeguards in textiles over Xinjiang

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:22 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to ask tax-free stores to report visitors breaking quarantine

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:16 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Spectator ban a painful price for disrespecting expert opinions

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:38p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Give Olympians a safe welcome by cheering for them on your TV

  • July 10, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commentary: World watches as Japan tries to manage games amid COVID-19

  • July 9, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

An Olympics without fans? Tokyo volunteers suddenly have no roles

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Vox populi: ‘Olympics under virus emergency’ like doublethink Orwell imagined

  • July 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Sponsors scramble after Olympic spectator ban

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo 2020 sponsors rush to adjust to Olympic spectator ban

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Financial loss inevitable with Tokyo Olympics spectator ban

  • July 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo hotel rapped for “Japanese only” notice for elevator use

  • July 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:49 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Lithuanian swimmer for Tokyo Olympics confirmed COVID-19 negative

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:21 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Over 70% of Japan’s elderly to be vaccinated by end of July: tally

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (July 8, 2021)

  • July 9, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 8:33 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Feature: Pakistani man reaches out to those living on margins in Japan

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Seven-Eleven steps up work-life support for foreign workers

  • July 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:58 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Proportion of women company chiefs still low in Japan

  • July 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:57 p.m.
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