April 4, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 4, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 4, 2022
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida condemns killing of Ukrainian civilians

  • April 4, 2022
  • , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

New JICA president commits to financial assistance for Ukraine’s reconstruction

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Envoy pins hope on Japan’s role in Ukraine’s reconstruction

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:04 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan police make crime prevention brochures for Ukrainians

  • March 31, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

591 offers from firms, others to aid Ukrainian evacuees in Japan

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Strengthen support through cooperation in international community

  • April 3, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: A cause for concern: China diplomacy targets Pacific nations

  • April 1, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Biden’s Indo-Pacific power play stymied by lack of trade authority

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:16 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Russo-Ukrainian peace talks seem far off

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan mulls using govt jet to carry Ukrainian evacuees: Hayashi

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 00:29 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida vows to maintain energy investment in Russian Far East 

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Senior U.S. official comments on sanctions on Russia 

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to cover Ukrainian evacuees’ living expenses 

  • April 2, 2022
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Hayashi holds talks with Ukrainian counterpart 

  • April 3, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Indian envoys stresses neutrality on war in Ukraine 

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

FOCUS: Japan firms struggling with higher costs

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Complete elimination must be persistently demanded

  • April 3, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan manufacturer sentiment down for 1st time in 7 qtrs as costs bite

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 12:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

55% of Japan firms based overseas impacted by Ukraine crisis, Pasona Group poll

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:52 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine cools business sentiment

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:47 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Wind farm construction starts in Fukushima Pref.

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan battery material producers lose spark as China races ahead

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:24 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

3 Japanese automakers’ U.S. sales plummet in Jan.-March

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. military denies allegation that solider pointed gun at Ryukyu Shimpo photographer

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Three U.S. service members arrested for DUI

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 23
  • English Press

SECURITY

CCS Matsuno reiterates GOJ position that “Henoko is the only option” for FRF

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

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to stiffen cybersecurity standards

  • April 3, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Moves by China, Russia add urgency to developing ‘2-pronged approach’

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan defense ministry to better prepare for info warfare

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense experts back Japan acquiring enemy base strike capability

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MHLW revises information management guidelines for hospitals

  • March 31, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 46
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SECURITY

North Korean missile tests could eventually trigger a Japanese response

  • April 1, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

50 years on: U.S. fighter crash continues to fuel antibase protester

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chief Cabinet Secretary Matsuno visits Okinawa

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Former PM Abe calls for drastic increase in defense spending

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Defense chief visits Mageshima

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan Coast Guard to procure U.S. drone for surveillance

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Russia starts another military exercise in Northern Territories

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 3, 2022

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 2, 2022

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 1, 2022

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for April 4-10

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:20 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Former Japan PM calls for supplementary budget to stimulate economy

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:21 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

DPFP, Tomin First to back other’s upper house poll candidates

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:20 p.m.
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POLITICS

Today marks six months since launch of Kishida Cabinet

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Public support for Kishida cabinet remains strong

  • April 3, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Chief cabinet secretary’s portfolio expanding

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Justice minister infected with COVID-19

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • April 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 16
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

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

  • April 1, 2022
  • , Saitama University Social Survey Research Center
  • JMH Translation

SCIENCE

Large-scale CT system to be main feature of Fukushima Prefecture research center

  • April 4, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: New law with teeth should spur move to slash plastic waste

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:41 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan to expand cap on daily arrivals to 10,000

  • April 2, 2022
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SOCIETY

Experts warn of a new wave of COVID-19 as cases rise across Japan

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

COVID data-sharing system underutilized

  • April 2, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:42 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Art exhibition featuring comfort women statue opens in Tokyo

  • April 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:24 p.m.
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