July 15, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 15, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 15, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

US puts Japan Inc. on edge over Xinjiang supply chain risks

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:43 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Quad nations agree to strengthen cooperation over advanced tech

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:53 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to join hands with Vietnam to eradicate pirate websites

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 35
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INTERNATIONAL

South China Sea must be governed by transparent laws

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:05 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. warns companies not to do business in Xinjiang 

  • July 15, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior U.S. diplomat to visit China next week 

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Top LDP official holds talks with ROK politicians 

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Avigan maker Fujifilm faces China military risk to patent

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

IEEJ to support Qatar in promoting energy efficiency

  • July 14, 2021
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 9
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ECONOMY

Japan watchdog and BOJ to assess banks on anti-money laundering

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:32 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to create integrated copyrights body

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:05 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan gov’t panel seeks record 28 yen rise in minimum wage to 930 yen

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa Marines acknowledges container fell in waters outside designated area

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

4 China Coast Guard ships enter Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:46 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. Naval Forces Japan welcomes new commander

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 26
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SECURITY

U.S. military in Okinawa plans to release water containing PFOS into sewers

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 7
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SECURITY

Okinawa USAF serviceman found guilty over smuggling LSD

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 30
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SECURITY

U.S. military plans to discharge wastewater into Okinawa sewers 

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Asahi evening edition
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 14, 2021

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Alcohol sales controversy compounds Suga’s political woes

  • July 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Carefully examine how to best use budget funds for next fiscal year

  • July 15, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:50 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

SCIENCE

British aircraft carrier reports COVID-19 outbreak

  • July 15, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS , Jiji
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SCIENCE

Tokyo reportedly in the midst of fifth wave of COVID-19    

  • July 15, 2021
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Some 50 Japanese repatriated from Indonesia due to COVID-19 outbreak 

  • July 15, 2021
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SOCIETY

IOC President Bach to receive red carpet treatment in Hiroshima

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Chugoku Shimbun
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SOCIETY

MHLW to approve use of Moderna vaccine for children aged 12 or older

  • July 15, 2021
  • , NHK, NTV, Fuji TV
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SOCIETY

Separation of foreign athletes from general population difficult

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SOCIETY

No. of seriously ill COVID-19 patients in 50s surges in Tokyo

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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SOCIETY

Two silver medals? Questions abound with Tokyo Olympics 1 week out

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:03 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese expats return from virus-hit Indonesia on chartered plane

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan can complete coronavirus vaccinations by Nov.: Kono

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (July 13, 2021)

  • July 14, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 8:09 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (July 14, 2021)

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan High Court recognizes “Black Rain” victims as Hibakusha

  • July 14, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Delivery of Pfizer jabs to be cut 10% in Osaka, Tokyo’s Setagaya, more

  • July 14, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:21 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Japan should join the world movement to end the death penalty

  • July 15, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Empress unlikely to attend Olympics opening ceremony

  • July 15, 2021
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

IOC leader meets with Suga

  • July 15, 2021
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