December 2, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 2, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 2, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., S. Korea agree on importance of 3-way cooperation with Japan

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan scraps plan to send ex-PM Abe to Malaysia amid Omicron concerns

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA to establish new post in charge of human rights 

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Prime Minister Kishida speaks with Cambodian, Turkish leaders 

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

JBIC to invest up to 220 billion yen for Russian LNG project in Arctic Circle

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan’s food exports certain to top 1 t. yen in 2021

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:32 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Keidanren to urge firms to raise wages to achieve new capitalism

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:23 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Anti-terrorism plan for Tokai No. 2 plant approved

  • December 1, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

Japan company sues U.S. Zoom for trademark infringement

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:13 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan new auto sales down 14.4 pct in Nov.

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:04 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. diplomatic document shows DOD led discussions on return of Futenma

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan starts to extend range of its missiles to over 1,000 km

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:24 p.m.
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SECURITY

Ire in Aomori after U.S. jet fighter ditches two fuel tanks

  • December 1, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:12 p.m.
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SECURITY

AUKUS sub deal triggers debate on nuclear safeguards

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:08 p.m.
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SECURITY

TMPD holds first strategy meeting on economic security

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Taiwan contingency also one for Japan, Japan-U.S. alliance: Abe

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:43 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Senior Misawa AB official apologizes for mishap involving F-16

  • December 2, 2021
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SECURITY

Japan to acquire longer range cruise missile

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

LDP calls for ramping up defense budget

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Japan to bring warship home from Middle East

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on December 1, 2021

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

CDP leader brings youth but still faces old problems

  • December 2, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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POLITICS

Japan needs stronger defenses, more frequent security reviews: Abe

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:38 a.m.
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POLITICS

Empty center: Doughnut effect shapes political rift in Japan, U.S.

  • December 2, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:48 a.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Granting foreign residents referendum voting rights should not be taken lightly

  • December 2, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:19 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Infographic: Allocation of Lower House seats using Adams’s method

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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POLITICS

Can CDPJ become become a responsible party capable of leading the nation?

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Nippon Ishin to receive 100 million more in gov’t subsidies in 2021

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP’s Aso becomes chairperson of Nakasone Peace Institute

  • November 30, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Kishida rolls up the borders

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Female politician to assume CDPJ’s No. 2 post  

  • December 2, 2021
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SCIENCE

Airlines stop accepting reservations for Japan-bound flights  

  • December 2, 2021
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SCIENCE

Japan’s second case of Omicron variant confirmed 

  • December 2, 2021
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SCIENCE

Booster shots to be allowed six months after second shot 

  • December 2, 2021
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SOCIETY

Complaint by Sri Lankan woman’s family accepted

  • December 1, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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SOCIETY

Buzzwords in Japan 2021: Ohtani and Tokyo Olympics loomed large

  • December 1, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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