November 5, 2021

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HEADLINES

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  • November 5, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 5, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior U.S. diplomat to make first Japan visit since assuming post

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan says PM Kishida’s U.S. visit could come before yearend

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida arranging visit to U.S. as early as month’s end

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Kishida may visit U.S. this month

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:42 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: How to make China and Taiwan earn their admission to CPTPP

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Building trust among the people can help improve Japan-China ties

  • November 5, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:41 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Additional 39 Afghans arrive in Japan 

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan must lead RCEP to achieve sound growth in Asia-Pacific region

  • November 5, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:11 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s gray rhino: Towering debt that grows on reckless handouts

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:41 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JICA to invest in venture capital fund to aid Indian DX startups

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

BOJ’s Kuroda stresses continuation of monetary easing

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:11 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Court nixes petition to halt Ikata n-reactor in Japan

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:49 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan eyes enhancing tax breaks for firms raising wages

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:03 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Inbound tourists to help regional revitalization: JCCI head

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan urges U.S. to address metal tariffs

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 17th consecutive day

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

German frigate arrives in Tokyo as China ties cool in post-Merkel era

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:39 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Coast guard sees drop in career officer applications

  • November 5, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 10:32 a.m.
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SECURITY

Commentary: AUKUS has outlined its potential, but has also left a sour taste

  • November 4, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

German frigate to arrive in Tokyo today 

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

U.S. Navy, MSDF conduct joint drills in East China Sea 

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan, Australia agree to strengthen cooperation 

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on November 4, 2021

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

New ruling party No. 2 Motegi vows preparation for next election

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:59 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP backs Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi for party’s No. 2 role

  • November 4, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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POLITICS

DPFP to leave opposition parties’ joint Diet strategy group

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

CCS Matsuno is key to Kishida administration

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Commentary: Unpacking Japan’s post-election narratives

  • November 4, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Five independents join hands to form new parliamentary group in Lower House

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Former Fukuoka Gov. Ogawa passes away

  • November 3, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 32
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POLITICS

New LDP Secretary General Motegi lays out key party goals 

  • November 5, 2021
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SCIENCE

METI insists on using coal: “Compromise is impossible”

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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SCIENCE

Sushi in space? Japanese project develops high-tech food printer

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:555 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Mineral oligopoly overshadows world’s drive to decarbonization

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:41 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

U.S., Japan, China and India opt out of COP26 pledge on coal power

  • November 5, 2021
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SOCIETY

Challenges of reforming Japan’s immigration system

  • November 1, 2021
  • , Sekai , p. 170-179
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SOCIETY

Ministry OKs fear-free vaccination of visa overstayers

  • November 5, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:36 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan panel OKs use of antibody cocktail to prevent COVID-19

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:27 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Is Mount Fuji dormant? Companies prepare for X-Day

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:37 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Study: Japan’s school closures in 2020 did little to curb COVID-19

  • November 4, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:38 p.m.
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