October 13, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 13, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • October 13, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Quad begins joint military exercises

  • October 13, 2021
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: How Japan and the U.S. should approach Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

  • October 12, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

‘Made in China’ chip drive falls far short of 70% self-sufficiency

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

G20 leaders affirm cooperation on humanitarian assistance for Afghanistan 

  • October 13, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan helps evacuate more than 300 Afghans 

  • October 13, 2021
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ECONOMY

Hitachi to use quasi-quantum tech to optimize train operations

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan considers dropping quarterly earnings, but faces resistance

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:31 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to join Global Methane Pledge

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi
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SECURITY

U.S. military reportedly withheld info on PFAS leakage at Futenma

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

New Okinawa Minister Nishime meets with Governor Tamaki

  • October 10, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 32
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Russia conducts another drill in Sea of Japan

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

North Korea aims to conduct weapons tests on routine basis

  • October 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 12, 2021

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

CDPJ to back 214 candidates in single-seat constituencies for Lower House election

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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POLITICS

Ailing Ishiba faction at crossroads

  • October 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Nishimura appointed head of novel coronavirus response headquarters

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan needs secret patents to guard national security: LDP’s Amari

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:56 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan finance chief tolerates bureaucrat warning against stimulus

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:12 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: How the LDP keeps winning

  • October 12, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Commentary: Kishida doubles down on economic security

  • October 12, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kishida’s ‘new capitalism’ looking more like old ‘Abenomics’

  • October 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:25 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: Kishida mirrors former PM Ikeda in pursuit of Japan’s top post

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:34 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Saying the same old thing

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

LDP announces campaign platform for general election 

  • October 13, 2021
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support jumps 21 points, Sankei-FNN joint public opinion poll

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Jiji Press public opinion poll on newspapers

  • October 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1677] pp. 1, 4–7
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Japan pledges 17 m. dlrs for biodiversity in developing nations

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Toyota aiming to bring high-efficiency solar tech to vehicle lineup

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Kishida says Japan to start administering third COVID vaccine shots in December

  • October 13, 2021
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SCIENCE

Wakata to participate in ISS expedition again

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

Peak of “sixth wave” to arrive in mid-February

  • October 13, 2021
  • , TV Asahi
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SOCIETY

Ghosn vows to ‘get back my rights’ since escape from Japan

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Commentary: Japan’s common sense is world’s uncommon sense

  • October 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SOCIETY

Tokyo court disrupted by hundreds of maskless anti-vaxxers

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Square opens in Jerusalem in honor of WWII Japan diplomat Sugihara

  • October 12, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:36 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Trial run starts for resumption of Go To Travel tourism program

  • October 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Temblor should jolt nation into preparing for the coming Big One

  • October 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ghosn justifies his escape from Japan

  • October 13, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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