April 12, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 12, 2022
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 12, 2022
  • , All national papers , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida, Senator Hagerty agree to enhance bilateral coordination

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Nikkei , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Gap remains between U.S., India over Russia

  • April 12, 2022
  • , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan scrambles to find alternatives to Russian coal

  • April 9, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Few Japanese firms announce pullout from Russia

  • April 10, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: S. Korea needs to avoid selling off assets before Yoon takes office

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

New Zealand’s Ardern to visit Japan in April

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Ukrainians on temp visas in Japan find help from government

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Cooperate to protect established order with eye on China, Russia

  • April 12, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:54 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan can do more to deny Russia the funds to carry out war

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Japan Forward
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Stand against war crimes by increasing pressure

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 4:57 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

President Biden mentions trip to Japan in late May 

  • April 12, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan wary of possible nuclear test by North Korea 

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ to provide up to 2,400 yen per day to Ukrainian evacuees 

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Total of 524 Ukrainian evacuees have arrived in Japan 

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

BOJ Gov. Kuroda walks tightrope with monetary easing

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 9:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

BOJ downgrades view on 8 regional economies amid COVID, supply issues

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 6:18 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Take steps to prevent confusion among customers

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 4:59 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Cartoon: Rail exec bucks trend

  • April 9, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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ECONOMY

Japan, Russia begin fishing quota talks 

  • April 12, 2022
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Ginowan mayor comments on Futenma relocation

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

LDP to urge GOJ to call Russia, China “threats” in key security documents

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for eighth consecutive day

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

Chinese intelligence ship sails through Tsushima Strait

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan’s ruling LDP to seek enemy base strike capability

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Will economic security law ensure “freedom of research”?

  • April 5, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 11, 2022

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 10, 2022

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP wants measures to curb oil price surge to continue

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:26 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Pros and cons of Kishida’s “listening skills”

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Kishida meets with Abe, Aso, and Nikai

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Opposition parties draw up economic stimulus measures one after another

  • April 9, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Tokyo Gov. Koike meets with Ukrainian envoy

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 35
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POLITICS

As ties tighten, LDP may back DPP candidate in summer election

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Lower House redistricting threatens clash of titans within LDP

  • April 11, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Nishiwaki re-elected governor of Kyoto Pref.

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:02 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Average value of Japan lawmakers’ assets grows to 29 mil. yen

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:26 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Support for Kishida Cabinet steady at 53%, nonsupport at 23%, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 11, 2022
  • , NHK digital , 7:01 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 11, 2022
  • , NHK digital , 7:28 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Support for Kishida remains steady  

  • April 12, 2022
  • , NHK
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SCIENCE

MOE launches private-public council to conserve 30% of Japan’s land and seas

  • April 8, 2022
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 3
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SCIENCE

Japan confirms first case of Omicron XE subvariant

  • April 12, 2022
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Less than 30% of people in 20s and 30s have received booster shots

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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SCIENCE

Tokyo’s daily tally of COVID-19 cases increases for five days in a row

  • April 12, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Preparatory stays for permanent return start in Fukushima’s Tomioka

  • April 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 p.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

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