July 29, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 29, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 29, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan ex-deputy defense minister probed for China spy contacts

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: China engages in fierce propaganda war during Sherman visit

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

As food grows scarce, North Korea accepts South’s olive branch

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:31 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

No mention of nuclear deterrence by N.Korea leader

  • July 29, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japanese officials discuss situation in North Korea

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Shortage of skilled workers creeping up on nuclear plants

  • July 26, 2021
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Apple’s iPhone warning underscores risk of chip shortage into 2022

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:09 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

BOJ member worried about further downward risks from COVID-19

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa to dismiss GOJ request for FRF design change

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for first time since July 19

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

Can mon and pop factory tech be weaponized?

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 32
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SECURITY

Okinawa OKs coral transplant from base construction site

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Memorial honors U.S. bomber crew killed after crash, some as POWs

  • July 28, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 28, 2021

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

FSA to reinforce measures against “greenwashing”

  • July 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 8
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gov’t, ruling parties set up new council on COVID-19

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Suga makes first move, aiming for reelection without voting

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP to gear up for leadership election

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:03 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Interview with Rengo chief regarding the state of Japan’s politics

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP proposes Okinawa promotion measures

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Satsuki Eda, ex-head of Japan’s Upper House, dies at 80

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:14 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CCS Kato to hold regular discussions with world-renowned scholars

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Olympic committee reports 24 new COVID-19 cases among stakeholders

  • July 29, 2021
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SCIENCE

MLIT to select 21 model airports to lead in decarbonization measures

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

METI moves up carbon recycling roadmap

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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SCIENCE

Japan’s COVID-19 cases reach record high of 9,582

  • July 29, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Enthusiasm for Tokyo Games deemed by some as harassment

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:38 p.m.
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SOCIETY

GOJ to reinstate state of emergency for Tokyo’s three neighboring prefectures

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Asahi , All TV networks
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo’s severe cases of COVID shift to those in their 40s and 50s

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:18 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (July 27, 2021)

  • July 28, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 10:21 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (July 28, 2021)

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Time to reassess infection situation, switch to more effective measures

  • July 29, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

10,000 origami cranes adorn Tokyo Olympic venues

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Games organizers sorry for confusion at ceremony

  • July 28, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:52 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Government should do right by hibakusha as court dictated

  • July 28, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

‘Golgo 13’ tops Guinness World Record for most manga

  • July 29, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Lengthening queue

  • July 29, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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