November 8, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 8, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • November 8, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida’s “passive diplomacy” with Russia will stall negotiations: Dmitry Streltsov

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 15
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan reluctant to accept proposal to declare Korean War over

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:41 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview: Colombia invites Japan to be full member of Pacific Alliance

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Will next year’s South Korean election lead to political reform?

  • November 6, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China builds a military to rewrite the rules and the region

  • November 5, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Japan is Bangladesh’s important development partner

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 31
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Will China maintain human rights while holding Beijing Winter Games?

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida keen to hold summit with President Biden this month

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Senior State Department official visits Japan

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Over 300 Afghans currently sheltering in Japan

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese leader reiterates desire to join TPP 

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Semiconductor shortages cloud Japanese automakers’ outlook

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:50 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

RCEP tariff cuts to give tailwind to Japanese auto industry

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Textile industry signs MOU with ILO on human rights protection

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji , 5:03 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan starts laying legal groundwork for TSMC subsidy

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:45 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toyota ranks worst among major automakers for decarbonization

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:50 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan public pension fund earns 1.8 t. yen in July-Sept.

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:08 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes over 30 tril. yen economic stimulus to fight pandemic

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:42 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes huge grants for “digital garden city” initiative

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:18 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Beef price surge piles pressure on restaurants and retailers

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:06 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Fed must proceed carefully while monitoring price trends

  • November 6, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:50 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Japan still doesn’t get it

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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ECONOMY

U.S. inclined to remove steel tariffs on Japan 

  • November 6, 2021
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Top Colombian diplomat expresses hope for sealing EPA with Japan 

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

70 GSDF electronic warfare troops to be deployed on Yonaguni

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 20th consecutive day

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 20
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SECURITY

Chinese research vessel entered Japan’s EEZ

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 29
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SECURITY

SECURITY

South Korea chases global ambitions in space and defense

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan spokesman’s Okinawa visit starts path to prove his presence in government

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 6:18 p.m.
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SECURITY

Tokyo pushes Henoko issue as opponents reel from new setback

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Exclusive: Japan to revise National Security Strategy at end-2022

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12;15 p.m.
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SECURITY

Defense Min. Kishi inspects German frigate visiting Tokyo

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:17 p.m.
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SECURITY

German navy chief looks to send vessels to Indo-Pacific every 2 years

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Top Kantei official holds talks with Okinawa leader

  • November 7, 2021
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SECURITY

German warship visits Japan for first time in a decade

  • November 6, 2021
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SECURITY

Germany mulling biennial deployment of warship to region

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Kishida to tap former defense chief Nakatani as special advisor on human rights

  • November 8, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 7, 2021

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 6, 2021

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 5, 2021

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Main events scheduled for Nov. 8-14

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:31 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Rengo head refers to possibility of reviewing ties with CDPJ and DPFP

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Exports of food, agricultural products to Asia booming

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:04 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CCS Matsuno vows all-out effort to resolve abduction issue

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan’s Kishida to tap ex-defense chief Hayashi as foreign minister

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:33 a.m,
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kono initiates preparations for post-Kishida era

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan ruling party’s once-prominent faction in crisis after losing 10 members

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:08 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Hosoda faction stays biggest LDP group after election

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:57 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Big in Japan: Does Japan breed leaders? Does it need to?

  • November 6, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP may accept Komeito’s 100,000-yen handout plan for kids

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:10 a.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Hayashi to be tapped as foreign minister

  • November 7, 2021
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Revised anti-global warming law to enter into force on April 1

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 26
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

ANA to team with U.S. biz for satellite launches

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:50 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Site planned for nuclear plant to host launch pad for small rockets

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Geothermal power plants in Japan quadruple since 2011 nuke accident

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan’s restrictions on foreign visitors to be eased 

  • November 6, 2021
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SCIENCE

Vaccination of foreign residents delayed 

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SCIENCE

GOJ to update criteria for declaring COVID-19 state of emergency 

  • November 6, 2021
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Foreigners without residency status should be eligible for public support

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 18
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SOCIETY

Keidanren to urge support for women in balancing work, family

  • November 6, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Monument for Korean atomic bomb victims set up in Nagasaki

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Paralympics promotes understanding of disabilities, Kyodo News survey

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: So much money wasted on ill-conceived anti-virus steps

  • November 6, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Outpatient services, consultations needed for COVID-19 aftereffects

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Aichi police trust vast old-school database to find cars tied to crime

  • November 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 a.m.
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