July 19, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 19, 2021
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 19, 2021
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Two Americans given prison sentences for helping Ghosn escape from Japan

  • July 19, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to rebut UNESCO request over Korean labor at World Heritage sites

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:42 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. is behind antigovernment protests: Cuban Ambassador to Japan

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Political circumstances affect Japan-Russia economic cooperation

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan will consider providing COVID vaccines to Guatemala: FM Motegi

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

North Korean trade with China continues to shrink, dropping 84%

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Australia wants China talks but will be ‘patient’: trade minister

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:02 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. eyes Sept. for 1st in-person summit with Japan, Australia, India

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Southeast Asian delta wave drives Japan to reclaim expats

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:43 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Suga vows safe, secure Tokyo Games at APEC summit

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: South China Sea ruling was not just empty words

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

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese envoy to ROK reprimands deputy for making inappropriate remarks 

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s Kubota has no plans to leave Myanmar despite crisis

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:57 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Panasonic joins US project that extracts lithium for EVs ‘in weeks’

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:02 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan spends just fraction of US and Europe on post-COVID economy

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan aims for nearly 40% renewable energy by fiscal 2030

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:15 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

GOJ aims for 36% to 38% renewable energy by fiscal 2030

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

GSDF to conduct joint parachute training in Guam with U.S.

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

U.S. Marines hold drill in Japanese to enhance partnership with SDF

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 156th consecutive day

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 20
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

Court acquits two individuals who illegally obtained military documents

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 33
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

EXCLUSIVE: Defense Ministry eyes pilot training fee redemption system

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japanese base employees’ vaccination opened to media in Okinawa

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 18, 2021

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 17, 2021

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 16, 2021

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for July 19-25

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:28 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Commentary: The LDP loses a heavyweight

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

POLITICS

Japan PM Suga hoping for some spectators at Tokyo Paralympics

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Former MOF bureaucrat Okamura tapped as special advisor to Cabinet

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Former Tokyo public prosecutor Gohara to run for Yokohama mayor

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japanese opposition parties demand parliamentary session

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:24 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Japan should stop using extra budgets for no-limit spending

  • July 19, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Saito elected Hyogo governor for first time

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:07 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Omi says next two months critical period in fight against COVID-19

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

PM Suga expresses intention to run in LDP presidential race

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Public support for Suga Cabinet falls to record low

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei , Jiji, Kyodo
  • JMH Summary

OPINION POLLS

Suga Cabinet support rate hits low of 35.9% ahead of Olympics, Kyodo News poll

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:50 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

68% doubt Tokyo Olympics can be held safely, Asahi poll

  • July 19, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:42 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Suga Cabinet approval falls to record low below 30 pct, Jiji poll

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:03 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Half of people want Suga to stay on until Sept., Jiji poll

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

BOJ releases climate change fund-supply scheme outline

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:21 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Commentary: Time for Tokyo to become a leading hub of green finance

  • July 15, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Former Sony, Toyota engineers accelerate Japan aerospace startups

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Fifth wave of COVID-19 infection engulfs Japan

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Asahi
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

First cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Athletes’ Village 

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

2 Americans get jail terms for helping ex-Nissan’s Ghosn flee Japan

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo hospitals bracing for the worst in virus infections

  • July 16, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

S. Korea to start food service for own Olympic athletes

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:37 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Organization faulted over missing foreign interns

  • July 16, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 9:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan makes consultation app for foreign trainees

  • July 18, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympics staffer arrested for allegedly raping woman at stadium

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympic COVID cases show measures work: IOC President Bach

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Most major cities in Japan revise vaccine plans amid supply crunch

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Pay more attention to vaccination of people requiring nursing care

  • July 19, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , 1:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Central, local govts must share data to overcome vaccine dose shortage

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

As Tokyo Games draw near, confusion reigns and COVID-19 spreads

  • July 18, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Arrival of Olympic athletes in full swing at airports in Japan

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

It’s all in the wrist: Sports tech blossoms at Tokyo Olympics

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SDF to keep mass vaccination venues open till late Sept.

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

A tale of Japan in two Olympics

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

“Telework fatigue” sends workers in Japan back to office

  • July 16, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan vows to help Ainu culture to be shared widely

  • July 17, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Feature: In-utero A-bomb survivor eager to tell family’s story in English

  • July 18, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

IOC leader visits Hiroshima 

  • July 17, 2021
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Olympic hopeful from Uganda goes missing in Osaka 

  • July 17, 2021
  • , All national papers
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (July 15, 2021)

  • July 16, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 10:49 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (July 18, 2021)

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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