August 12, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • August 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan expresses concern about Canadian man’s prison term in China

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Beijing quietly pushes localities to ‘buy Chinese’ in high tech

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:32 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Investors should beware of broader private sector crackdowns in China

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:04 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese diplomat returns home after gaffe

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:10 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Seoul court dismisses forced labor compensation case 

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan keen to support peacebuilding in Middle East 

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Top Japanese, Russian diplomats hold teleconference 

  • August 12, 2021
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ECONOMY

Government planning fund to combat harmful rumors about Japanese seafood

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japanese automakers welcome U.S. goal of 50% EVs by 2030

  • August 7, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Kazamidori column: Illusion of “Japan Inc. semiconductor”

  • August 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Steadily facilitate efforts for recovery of Pacific bluefin tuna stocks

  • August 12, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , 12:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan held host nation support talks in early August

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

German frigate to make port call at Tokyo in November: minister

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for third consecutive day

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 18
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SECURITY

Japan radar and missile sites among 600 areas eyed for investment curbs

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:31 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Henoko coral transplantation reported to environment committee after start of work

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

Fujitsu: 129 public offices and firms hacked

  • August 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan to develop unmanned aircraft to aid F-2 successor

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Top security official at Kantei holds talks with U.S. defense chief 

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 11, 2021

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • August 9, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Opinion: Uyghur issue requires corporations to consider human rights

  • August 6, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

87% say women prepare the meals at home, Nihon Yoron Chosakai poll

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan to bolster support for green technology in Thailand

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Explosive rise in COVID-19 cases reported nationwide

  • August 12, 2021
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SCIENCE

Leading public health expert calls for ban on spectators at Paralympics

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

GOJ’s subcommittee on COVID-19 to propose limiting number of people out and about by 50%

  • August 12, 2021
  • , NHK, TV Asahi, All TV networks
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Okinawa marks record number of new cases of COVID-19

  • August 12, 2021
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Australian Embassy thanks Tokyo for holding Olympics

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Sports Hochi digital , 10:21 a.m.
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SOCIETY

CDP requests Sri Lankan woman’s surveillance video

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Hiroshima Univ. associate prof. posts racist tweet against Chinese

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 24
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SOCIETY

Kyoto’s reconstruction plan calls for big spending cuts

  • August 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 19 key prefectures (Aug. 10, 2021)

  • August 11, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 6:19 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Aug. 11, 2021)

  • August 12, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

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