April 19, 2022

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Noon news

  • April 19, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news   

  • April 19, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Incoming ROK administration eager for Kishida to visit Seoul

  • April 19, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

High-ranking USG officials to visit Pacific island states

  • April 19, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan bans imports of 38 goods from Russia

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 0:25 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Top official of region chosen by China, not by people of Hong Kong

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:40 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Invasion of Ukraine evokes traumatic memories for Sakhalin repatriates

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida, Swiss president agree to maintain strong sanctions on Russia

  • April 19, 2022
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy aims to build ‘reactor-on-a-truck’ by 2030s

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:31 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan asks Google, Meta to register headquarters, toughens oversight

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

Mitsubishi Chemical to boost EV battery material output overseas

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to streamline quarterly disclosures for listed companies

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:57 a.m.
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ECONOMY

2025 World Expo in Osaka to feature 8 main pavilions

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:16 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Moves spread among top utilities to turn away corporate power contracts

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 7:00 a.m.
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SECURITY

2,600 guests to be invited to events marking 50th anniversary of Okinawa reversion

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for third consecutive day

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

Nishinoomote agrees to dredging of Mageshima port

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 8
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Survey to start for reconstruction of maintenance facility at Kadena

  • April 15, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

NPA’s cyber unit chief determined to ensure cyberspace security

  • April 15, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 24
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SECURITY

LDP panel puts off conclusion on security recommendations

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

U.S., South Korea begin joint military drills

  • April 19, 2022
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 18, 2022

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Councillors

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan ruling bloc, DPFP to shelve gas tax cut for now

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:55 a.m.
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POLITICS

Ishin trying to shape up for this summer’s upper house election

  • April 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Can he swallow this medicine?

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Rengo chief attends LDP meeting

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri , TBS
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OPINION POLLS

88% agree with Kishida about Russian “war crimes,” Asahi poll

  • April 18, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:05 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

57% say Japan should increase defense expenditures, Sankei-FNN poll

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

57% hope for increase in defense budget

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Sankei
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SCIENCE

Japan’s Mitsubishi and Eneos to mass-produce cleaner jet fuel

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:26 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan counts down to 1st moon landing

  • April 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:02 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Health Ministry panel gives green light to Novavax COVID-19 vaccine 

  • April 19, 2022
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SOCIETY

U.S. Marine indicted over sexual assault on woman in Okinawa

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:03 p.m.
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SOCIETY

CCS Matsuno to visit Okinawa to survey COVID-19 situation

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Fuji TV
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SOCIETY

U.S. Marine indicted on charges of assaulting woman in Okinawa

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SOCIETY

Japanese police took action against 61 human trafficking cases in 2021

  • April 14, 2022
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 9
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SOCIETY

Ministry running out of funds for parental leave allowances

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

U.S. Marine indicted on assault charges in Okinawa

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Asahi , NHK
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