October 28, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 28, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 28, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. shifts to deepening involvement with Taiwan

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese ambassador meets senior Taliban member

  • October 28, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Why is Asia paying five times more than America for natural gas?

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:21 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan asks ASEAN for greater cooperation to realize free, open Indo-Pacific 

  • October 28, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to host international summit on nutrition  

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

More Afghans expected to arrive in Japan 

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Greg Kelly pleads not guilty in closing session of trial

  • October 28, 2021
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ECONOMY

Japan to urge companies to share information on big shareholders

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

METI to introduce decarbonization schedules for certain industries

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Certifying biomass as renewable energy; problems with fuel procurement

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

FSA to strengthen supervision, regulation of IT services for financial firms

  • October 26, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , Lead
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ECONOMY

COVID pushes debt at small Japanese companies to 10-year high

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Economist seeks to solve distribution issue through growth

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Parties must explain realistic details of plans for economic revitalization

  • October 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:04 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: EU must strengthen its cooperation, look to future on natural gas supply

  • October 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:21 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

TSE to extend trading hours by 30 minutes

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for ninth consecutive day

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

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 27, 2021

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

Infographic: LDP faction membership figures (as of Oct. 14, 2021)

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Opposition unity in Japan general election proving easier said than done

  • October 27, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Politicians need to tackle burden posed by U.S. bases in Okinawa

  • October 28, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:13 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

60% of lower house candidates favor revising Japan’s Constitution

  • October 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Restriction on number of attendees at major cultural events to be eased

  • October 28, 2021
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SCIENCE

Huge volume of “Abenomasks” go unused

  • October 28, 2021
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SOCIETY

A-bomb survivor Tsuboi, who met in Hiroshima with Obama, dies

  • October 27, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan mourns death of hibakusha leader Tsuboi

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cabinet Office issues second advisory to TITP supervising organization

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 47
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SOCIETY

Visa ban risks weakening of Japanese Studies, exchange programs

  • October 25, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Trend in delayed childbearing in Japan, 1980–2020

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 17
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SOCIETY

Interview with U.K. and Norwegian ambassadors: Women in politics

  • October 25, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 21
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SOCIETY

Unfair vaccine access is obstacle in ending pandemic: WHO’s Tedros

  • October 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:11 a.m.
  • English Press

TRENDING@JAPAN

Youths believe the fault lies in the stars, not themselves, for where they are 

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Asahi , Shukan Diamond, Weekly Diamond
  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

Visionary scholars eschew Japanese harmony for American candor

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei , TV Asahi
  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

Whether Japan will ever be led by a woman depends on women

  • October 28, 2021
  • , Asahi
  • Trending@Japan
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  • OPINION POLLS
  • COVID-19
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