March 4, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 4, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 4, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan mulls providing bulletproof vests to Ukraine

  • March 4, 2022
  • , NHK, NTV, TBS, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida says he will urge China to act responsibly

  • March 4, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukraine envoy to Japan calls Russia’s military invasion “genocide”

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Russia’s top bank must be hit with sanctions: Ukrainian minister

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:31 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese utilities hunt for alternative LNG sources beyond Russia

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:32 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan gov’t-backed bank to review businesses with Russia over Ukraine

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese automakers facing fallout from Russia sanctions

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan and EU rush to close crypto loophole in Russia sanctions

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:17 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Standing as one, world can send sharp message to Putin

  • March 3, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China-backed AIIB freezes lending to Russia and Belarus

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:14 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan raises travel advisory for Belarus, Russia over war in Ukraine

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:53 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

One week into Ukraine invasion, Russian analysts weigh the costs

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:47 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to raise oil subsidy fivefold over Ukraine crisis: Kishida

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan adopts additional sanctions on Russia 

  • March 4, 2022
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida eager to shelter Ukrainian refugees 

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to provide bulletproof vests to Ukraine 

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Top Ukrainian diplomat calls for extra sanctions on Russia 

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Economy minister says “restarting nuclear plants is important”

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

BOJ member sees strong inflationary pressure amid geopolitical risks

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Pandemic-linked biz failures reach 3,000 in Japan

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

PFAS detected in tap water in Kin Town

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

About 100 pieces of coral left abandoned in waters off Henoko

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

GSDF Osprey to participate in joint drills with U.S. Marines

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

U.S. Marines, Air Force relax COVID-19 restrictions

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for seventh consecutive day

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 28
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SECURITY

Japan lags behind cyber defense amid growing threat over Ukraine crisis

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 3, 2022

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe reiterates nuclear-sharing discussion is necessary

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Former PM Abe criticizes JCP leader Shii

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Commentary: LDP power broker Taro Aso’s fortunes begin to fade

  • March 3, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

More than 50 LDP members attend Ishiba Group’s first study meeting

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japanese lawmakers agree on online parliamentary attendance

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Nippon Ishin drops call to review anti-nuke principles

  • March 3, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

China surpasses Japan to lead in patents for artificial photosynthesis

  • March 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 16
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SCIENCE

Coronavirus quasi-state of emergency to be extended for 18 prefectures

  • March 4, 2022
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SOCIETY

Ghosn ‘main culprit’ in Nissan scandal: Tokyo court

  • March 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:36 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Ex-Nissan exec Kelly found guilty, offering lesson for Japan Inc.

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:44 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Former Ghosn associate found guilty but avoids prison time

  • March 3, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Suspected money-laundering transactions hit record high in Japan

  • March 3, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Court describes absent Ghosn as mastermind in Nissan scandal

  • March 4, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan scientists say omicron variant proves to be more lethal than flu

  • March 3, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Greg Kelly comments on guilty verdict

  • March 4, 2022
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