November 22, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • November 22, 2021
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news     

  • November 22, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Former U.S. ambassador urges Japanese officials to skip Beijing Olympics

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:59 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Japan’s media fail to agree on weight of Biden-Xi summit

  • November 19, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: A better CPTPP would include both the U.S. and China

  • November 21, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Kishida, EU Council chief Michel likely to meet on Nov. 29

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

India and Vietnam will define the future of Asia: Kurt Campbell

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:20 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Nippon Foundation chairman Sasakawa meets NLD members in Myanmar

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Few North Korean boats drifting to Japan amid pandemic

  • November 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 4:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida mum on possible political boycott of Beijing Olympics 

  • November 20, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

FM Hayashi invited to visit China 

  • November 22, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Vietnamese prime minister to visit Japan 

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Paraguay foreign mister expresses willingness to conclude EPA with Japan 

  • November 22, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Editorial: ¥55 tril. stimulus package must not end up as ineffective handouts

  • November 20, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Focus: Kishida Puts More Weight on Economy in COVID-19 Fight

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

MHLW council starts discussing emergency drug approval system

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

Editorial: Boosted by decarbonization, France returns to N-power policy

  • November 22, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan mulls releasing oil reserves along with U.S.

  • November 21, 2021
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SECURITY

Three MV-22 Ospreys arrive at Naha military port without prior notification

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 34th consecutive day

  • November 22, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Kishida administration launches economic security council

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan to screen defense contractors for data security, China risks

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:12 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Tensions with China bring anti-ship missile development into spotlight

  • November 20, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan to screen defense contractors for data security

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Chinese naval vessel enters Japan’s territorial waters

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Interview: Kishida hints at fiscal soundness target review

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:11 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 21, 2021

  • November 22, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 20, 2021

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Nov. 19, 2021

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for Nov. 22-28

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:26 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: CDPJ leadership candidates should debate measures to rebuild party

  • November 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: CDP leadership election offers chance to rebuild tattered party

  • November 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:59 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

CDP contestants seek to unify candidates in Upper House poll

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:26 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kingmaker Abe behind push for Japan’s supersize stimulus

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:45 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Interview: LDP tax chief aims for sustainable wage hikes

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
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POLITICS

LDP’s tax reform chief vows no carbon tax for next fiscal year

  • November 18, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:25 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan LDP ramping up constitutional revision efforts

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Overworked bureaucrats call for halt to writing speeches

  • November 21, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:50 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Who can rebuild the CDPJ?

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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SCIENCE

Japan, the EU and U.S. race to replace the lithium-ion battery

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: COP26 makes progress, lets coal and nuclear power play a role

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: COP26 agreement falls short of lofty expectations

  • November 19, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to accept applications for new astronauts

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Supercomputer Fugaku wins prize for COVID-19 research

  • November 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan may grant Afghan evacuees longer stay

  • November 20, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Foreign workers with specified skills up 31.5 pct in Japan

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan Inc. rushes to hire overseas talent as border reopens

  • November 19, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan to delay launch of children’s agency to FY2023 or later

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fukushima port damaged in 2011 disaster fully restored

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: While easing restrictions, take effective measures to bring back normality

  • November 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Devise ways to expand overseas voting system

  • November 22, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

The chef, the bartender, the sake brewer and the entrepreneur

  • November 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: What CDPJ leadership race?!

  • November 21, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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