September 14, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 14, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 14, 2021
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

White House says Quad summit to take place Sept. 24

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:20 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., S. Korea affirm efforts to denuclearize N. Korea

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:22 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Senior officials of U.S., Japan, ROK confirm stronger alliance

  • September 14, 2021
  • , NHK, NTV, TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to host first in-person Quad summit on Sept. 24

  • September 14, 2021
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: North Korea tests new cruise missiles that put Japan in striking distance

  • September 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , p. 1
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Speed up efforts to respond to threat of new North Korean cruise missiles

  • September 14, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, South Korea, ASEAN decide on January 2022 for RCEP effectuation

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Afghans in Japan request “lifesaving visas” for their families

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to offer full support to Afghan evacuees

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

SDF spots Chinese submarine off Kagoshima

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK test-fires long-range cruise missiles 

  • September 14, 2021
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Ten Afghan evacuees connected with JICA arrive in Japan safely  

  • September 14, 2021
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ECONOMY

Gov’t designates area off Akita as offshore wind power district

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

TOKYO REPORT: Major Japanese banks expanding “green loans”

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Costs of antiterror measures weighing on Japan regional banks

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 0:44 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s GDP up 0.6% in July from June, thanks to exports: JCER

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Commentary: Japan unprepared for Taiwan contingency

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Governor, experts call for termination of Futenma project at symposium

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

U.S. service member arrested on charges of theft

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 25
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine arrested on DUI charges

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 25
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

U.S. service member arrested on DUI charges

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 25
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Taiwan simulates Chinese biological and electronic attacks in war game

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Russian aircraft violates Japan’s territorial airspace

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 12-13, 2021

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Three LDP presidential candidates step up efforts to issue strong messages

  • September 12, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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POLITICS

LDP Diet members’ votes may decide who wins party presidency

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Japan PM hopefuls Kono, Kishida join call to hike defense budget

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:51 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP leadership contender Kishida unveils initiatives to counter China

  • September 14, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , p. 2
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kishida, Takaichi mention Japan’s enemy base attack capability

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:53 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kishida supports relocation of Futenma to Henoko

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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POLITICS

Continuation of Okinawa Development Finance Corporation should be considered: Kono

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 3
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POLITICS

Health Ministry reorganization to be focal point of LDP race

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga’s carbon reduction goals seen hard to achieve

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:31 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Joint opposition camp needs clear policy agenda for fall election

  • September 14, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:01 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CDP election pledges to include dual surname system

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Ishiba unlikely to seek LDP presidency 

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Suga Cabinet approval rate at 30%, NHK poll

  • September 13, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

63% say Afghanistan can slip back to terror hotbed, NHK poll

  • September 14, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • September 13, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:35 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Japanese scientists plan to launch wooden satellite in 2023

  • September 13, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Hitachi sets higher target on decarbonization

  • September 13, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Half of Japanese have received two doses of COVID-19 vaccine 

  • September 14, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Peruvian overstayer with cancer can seek health coverage

  • September 13, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 27 key prefectures (Sept. 12, 2021)

  • September 13, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 6:15 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Sept. 13, 2021)

  • September 14, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic – Cumulative total no. of COVID-19 cases in Japan (Sept. 13, 2021): 1,645,852

  • September 13, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 6:34 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

EDUCATION

  • COVID-19
  • OPINION POLLS
  • Trending Japan