January 19, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 19, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 19, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

China mulls in-person event to mark normalization of ties with Japan

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China-N. Korea trade in 2021 down 90% from 2019 before pandemic

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, France to hold virtual 2+2 meeting on Thursday  

  • January 19, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Tonga asks Japan for assistance following volcanic eruption  

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
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ECONOMY

5G and airlines: ANA, JAL ground U.S. flights as disruption looms

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:26 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

INTERVIEW: Japan economy recovering from COVID-19 crisis

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:10 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Companies that are performing well have a responsibility to increase pay

  • January 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kishida explains his idea for “new capitalism” at Davos conference  

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Nuclear submarine visits Guam

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Incumbent Arakaki wins Yaese mayoral election uncontested

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Ryukyu Shimpo editorial calls for SOFA to be revisited

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 22nd consecutive day

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

Infographic: Status of Japan’s bilateral defense cooperation

  • January 14, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SECURITY

LDP begins discussion on attack capability

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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SECURITY

Editorial: Consider counterattack capabilities to defend against N. Korea’s missiles

  • January 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense spending in FY20 and 21 tops 1% of GDP by NATO standards

  • January 15, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SECURITY

“Seiron” column: Deter a Chinese “hybrid war” against Taiwan

  • January 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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SECURITY

Workers at bases in Okinawa worried about no-mask troops

  • January 18, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

DPRK says it test-fired tactical guided missiles  

  • January 19, 2022
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 18, 2022

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Gov’t and ruling parties to forgo submitting bill on money laundering

  • January 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Speech by Prime Minister Kishida Fumio at “Davos Agenda”

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Kantei Website
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results of Ryukyu Shimpo et al. survey in advance of Nago mayoral election

  • January 18, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , pp. 1, 3
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SCIENCE

Testing of nuclear debris removal robot underway

  • January 18, 2022
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan’s daily COVID-19 cases top 30,000, setting new record

  • January 19, 2022
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SCIENCE

GOJ to expand quasi-state of emergency measures to 13 more prefectures

  • January 19, 2022
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Tokyo to report over 7,000 new COVID-19 cases today

  • January 19, 2022
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Tonga eruption a reminder to fine-tune disaster plans

  • January 18, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Jumping to the virus’s stomp

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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