April 20, 2022

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HEADLINES

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  • April 20, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news   

  • April 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida pledges additional yen loans for Ukraine

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:16 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. ‘strategic ambiguity’ over Taiwan must end

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia’s woes make China search for Plan B on Taiwan

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:45 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo gauging Yoon’s efforts to improve Japan-S. Korea ties

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:19 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan keeps close eye on policies of incoming South Korean president

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 2:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Hayashi seeks end to defamation against Russians in Japan

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

British Ambassador to Japan speaks on world situation

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 33
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese pediatrician creates website to help fleeing Ukrainian kids

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 3:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has pushed Nordic nations toward NATO

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:40 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Shelter

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., allies, partners agree to provide swift aid to Ukraine 

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to provide additional non-lethal defense equipment to Ukraine 

  • April 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Lawmakers call for Japan to ratify Genocide Convention

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

New Zealand PM Ardern to visit Japan this week for talks with Kishida

  • April 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

China, Solomon Islands sign security pact

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Toyota to invest $383 m. to raise U.S. engine production

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:12 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan-U.S. trade deal has far less meat on the bone than touted

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:03 p.m.
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ECONOMY

36% of major firms to hire more graduates next year, Yomiuri survey of 118 companies

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 7:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Infographic: Trends in solar power generation in Japan

  • April 17, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Weak yen vexes Team Kishida as inflation looms over election

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:08 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Kyuden completes large biomass generation plant

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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ECONOMY

Japan’s trade shifts mean a weak yen is likely here to stay

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JPX to issue Japan’s first digital environmental bonds 

  • April 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

U.S. military to resume releasing number of COVID cases

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for fourth consecutive day

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 28
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SECURITY

Okinawa woman wins child support from a U.S. military employee

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

USFJ to resume releasing data on new COVID-19 cases

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 19, 2022

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Editorial: Japan should take action to stop oppression of Uyghurs

  • April 17, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gov’t, ruling parties to mull increasing gasoline subsidy

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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POLITICS

Japan ruling bloc, DPFP agree to shelve gas tax cut

  • April 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:59 p.m.
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POLITICS

Business-friendly LDP gets cozy with key union Rengo ahead of upper house elections

  • April 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 9:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Govt must present clear roadmap for final disposal

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:34 p.m.
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POLITICS

Rengo chief Yoshino assures main opposition parties of election cooperation

  • April 20, 2022
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SCIENCE

Health Ministry officially greenlights Novavax vaccine

  • April 20, 2022
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SOCIETY

Delay in release of information on alleged assault by Marine raises skepticism

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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