March 16, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 16, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 16, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

North Korea apparently tries to launch ballistic missile but fails

  • March 16, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida keen to display “hard line” toward Russia

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Asian space business upended by Russia’s war in Ukraine

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:09 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Withdrawal from Sakhalin projects a difficult prospect for resource-poor Japan

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:21 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, India likely to hold 2-plus-2 security talks with eye on China

  • March 16, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia and India target Indo-Pacific supply-chain code

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:45 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese firms looking out for their Ukrainian IT engineers

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

METI details items subject to export ban on Russia

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Strong NATO, weak U.S., puzzled China: Ukraine war hints at new order

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:29 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan firms brace for more supply chain disruption after Ukraine war

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: How far is China willing to go in its support for Russia in Ukraine crisis?

  • March 16, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:50 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: China’s position is unclear

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to ban exports of 300 items to Russia, Belarus 

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to revoke Russia’s favored nation trade status 

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Government to permit evacuees from Ukraine to work in Japan 

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. military aircraft to transport Japan’s aid for Ukraine 

  • March 16, 2022
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Japan delays introduction of Basel III capital rules for megabanks

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Over 50% of Japan companies receive COVID-19 loans, Yomiuri-Teikoku Databank poll

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 6:13 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kishida calls for UAE’s cooperation in stabilizing oil market

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 19th consecutive day

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

China may have conducted scientific research in Japan’s EEZ

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Japan’s lower house OKs increasing budget for hosting U.S. forces

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 4:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

A Russian weapon carrier passes through Tsugaru Strait

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

GSDF Osprey conducts first-ever joint drills with U.S. Marines

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 15, 2022

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Focus: Kishida worried LDP too relaxed ahead of upper house election

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:50 p.m.
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POLITICS

Komeito warns of “worst postwar crisis,” urges new economic package

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:28 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: LDP must responsibly steer nation amid increasingly difficult times

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , 1:15 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe, Aso, Motegi discuss upcoming Upper House election

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: It’s reasonable to insist on indicting lawmakers in vote-buying scandal

  • March 16, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Quasi-state of emergency to be lifted in Tokyo, Aichi

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Police accused of racial profiling by questioning foreigners

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese firms near domestic rollout of their COVID-19 vaccines

  • March 15, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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