November 9, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 9, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news    

  • November 9, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Political timing hastens need to resolve wartime laborer dispute

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

A/S Kritenbrink holds talks with Japanese counterparts 

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Commerce Secretary Raimondo to visit Japan next week

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei , Kyodo
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INTERNATIONAL

Former defense minister Nakatani tapped as special advisor on human rights 

  • November 9, 2021
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Govt. panel lays out steps for ‘new capitalism’

  • November 8, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Minister Hagiuda stresses gov’t commitment to nuclear fuel cycle

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Minister vows no reputational damage from Fukushima water release

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Development of forest for solar power generation fell 70% in FY2020

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

26 of Japan 33 sectors see profits grow, return to black in 1st half

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:48 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Higher oil prices pose new threat to global recovery

  • November 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ concerned about supply shortages, China risk

  • November 8, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan coincident economic index falls for 3rd month

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Learn not to burn

  • November 6, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Keidanren seeks end to quarantine for vaccinated arrivals

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Volcanic pumice disrupts FRF construction work

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

China builds desert structures resembling U.S. flattop, destroyer

  • November 9, 2021
  • , NTV, Fuji TV
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 21st consecutive day

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

CCS Matsuno will be tested in Okinawa elections in 2022

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine arrested for trespassing in building

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine arrested for DUI in Kin Town

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

20 people join public tour of USS Ronald Reagan

  • November 5, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 16
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense Minister Kishi visits JS Izumo 

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 8, 2021

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe to lead LDP’s biggest faction, cementing role as kingmaker

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:55 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Three elections in Okinawa in 2022 are keys to Futenma relocation

  • November 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP’s Hosoda to become speaker of Japan Lower House

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:42 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Komeito appoints Sato Shigeki as new Diet affairs chief

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan’s DPFP edging away from opposition alliance

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Nakatani named as Kishida’s special adviser on human rights

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:36 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kishida Cabinet starts work on signature policies

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 7:28 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet support rate rises 5 points to 53%, NHK public opinion poll

  • November 8, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:00 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

53% say they are making efforts to prevent global warming, NHK public opinion poll

  • November 9, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 5:01 a.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • November 8, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:18 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

47% feel LDP majority is ‘good,’ hope low for opposition, Asahi survey

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

New sewage disposal method generates power from methane

  • November 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

CO2 emissions down by 22% in FY20 from FY13: Keidanren

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Japan to provide free COVID-19 testing to asymptomatic people

  • November 8, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei evening edition
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SCIENCE

U.S. eases ban on international travel

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Bureaucracy blunts impact of Japan’s eased border controls

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Why Japan won’t say the coronavirus is transmissible over long distances

  • November 8, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Schools across nation fighting rampant surge of online bullying

  • November 9, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Gambian honorary consul general is also restaurant proprietress

  • November 4, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 20
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EDUCATION

Universities in Japan welcome open borders but face long entry backlog

  • November 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:24 p.m.
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