January 20, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • January 20, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to deploy SDF planes to deliver drinking water to Tonga

  • January 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea’s missile launch spree shows Kim Jong Un’s hand

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:53 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Rough road for POTUS

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to provide over $1 million and supplies to Tonga

  • January 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign students launch campaign against Japan’s entry ban

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Mainichi , Kyodo
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign visitors to Japan in 2021 fell to record low of 245,900

  • January 20, 2022
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ECONOMY

After 5G delay, ANA and JAL to resume normal U.S. flights

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:40 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Exclusive: Japan to unify fuel cell vehicle regulations

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:20 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Marriott hotel tie-up set to lure foreign visitors to rural Japan

  • November 10, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:50 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan eyes trade insurance coverage of COVID-linked losses

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

DPRK hints at eventual restart of nuclear tests, test-launch of ICBMs

  • January 20, 2022
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SECURITY

Kishida rebuffs call for SOFA revision

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 23rd consecutive day

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

Commentary: North Korea tests more missiles — and China’s patience

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:00 a.m.
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SECURITY

MCAS Iwakuni evades Tokyo Shimbun question about alcohol served on base

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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SECURITY

Japan to make it easier for SDF to rescue foreign nationals abroad

  • January 14, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:50 p.m.
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SECURITY

Commentary: Fix structural problems now or face SOFA revision later

  • January 19, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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SECURITY

Japan panel seeks aid to boost supply chains for key items

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 00:43
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POLITICS

Kishida comments on Futenma relocation at parliament

  • January 20, 2022
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 19, 2022

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

JCG investigated 6,448 maritime crimes in 2021

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 33
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Covering up shoddy statistics work a gross ethical failure by ministry

  • January 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:50 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Trend in five-poll average Cabinet support rate and Cabinet support rate in Social Survey Research Center poll

  • January 20, 2022
  • , Saitama University Social Survey Research Center
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SCIENCE

Japan’s clean energy strategy to push nuclear technologies

  • January 19, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:20 p.m.
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SCIENCE

JFE to become first Japan manufacturer to issue ‘transition bonds’

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:44 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan’s daily COVID-19 cases top 40,000, setting new record

  • January 20, 2022
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Tokyo now on highest alert level against COVID-19

  • January 20, 2022
  • , TBS
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SOCIETY

6 people to sue TEPCO over thyroid cancer

  • January 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:16 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Govt must present updated strategy to contain the 6th wave of infections

  • January 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:39 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s weather agency to monitor long-term effects of Tonga eruption

  • January 19, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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