May 16, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 16, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 16, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

Biden thanks Okinawa on milestone anniversary

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:45 p.m.
  • English Press

AMBASSADOR

Eyeing China, U.S. stresses bridge-building in Okinawa

  • May 15, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:11 a.m.
  • English Press

AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Emanuel delivers remarks at Okinawa reversion ceremony

  • May 15, 2022
  • , All national papers , NHK
  • JMH Summary

AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida, Biden to agree on space cooperation at upcoming summit

  • May 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Quad eyes highlighting respect for sovereignty amid Russia’s invasion

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Aversion to food from Fukushima remains high in South Korea

  • May 16, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida ramps up diplomacy with European leaders amid Ukraine crisis

  • May 15, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China talks over food import ban not held for over 1 year

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:25 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Globalization sees new ‘variant’ in wake of COVID-19, Ukraine

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Leaders show determination to protect international order

  • May 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

New data transfer rules pursued to keep out China and Russia

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

President Biden to skip China during first Asian tour

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

European Council president visits Hiroshima

  • May 14, 2022
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

G7 foreign ministers demonstrate solidarity with Ukraine

  • May 14, 2022
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukraine welcomes Japan’s decision to ban Russian oil imports

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan plans $155bn decarbonization fund for grid, factory investments

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:06 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan enacts legislation to promote use of renewables

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

How ‘transitory’ is Japanese inflation?

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan firms’ net profit in Jan.-March falls 41.3% on cost hikes

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

3 major Japanese oil wholesalers log record profits

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:50 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan govt to issue 2.7-t.-yen new bonds

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Many Japan automakers benefit from weak yen in FY 2021

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:20 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Good corporate performances should lead to virtuous economic cycle

  • May 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

SECURITY

Former senior USG official calls for fundamental review of SOFA

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

4 Chinese govt ships enter Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese aircraft resume touch-and-go training on flattop

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa adopts new development program

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

FOCUS: No drastic measures to reduce Okinawa’s base burden in sight

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

50 years on: Old, young Okinawans split over U.S. bases

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

50 years on: Okinawans remain exposed to danger from U.S. bases

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

50 years on: Yonaguni mere shadow of former glorious self

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa adopts new development program

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:16 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa, 50 years after return, still heavily in U.S. defense playbook

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

When it comes to deterrence, Okinawa sits in the right place

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China military body may be target of Japan counterstrike capability

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:05 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Work to rebuild Shuri Castle to begin in Nov.: Kishida

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Cartoon: What’s changed in Okinawa?

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

Cartoon: Request for a peaceful, prosperous island

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Okinawa marks 50th anniversary of reversion to Japan

  • May 16, 2022
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Kishida announces joint use of U.S. military land ahead of reversion

  • May 16, 2022
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SECURITY

U.S. military may let SDF share ammunition depots in Okinawa

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Kyodo News
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Japan, UK to jointly develop next-generation fighter jet

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 15, 2022

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 14, 2022

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 13, 2022

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for May 16-22

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:44 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

23-year-old LDP, Komeito partnership has come to crossroad

  • May 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

POLITICS

Five opposition groups co-submit new bills on refugee protection

  • May 11, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Amari to visit UAE as special envoy of Kishida

  • May 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s Kishida mourns death of UAE President

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:29 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP, CDP agree to modify bill to toughen penalties for insulting

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:55 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: ‘What is Japan?’ question lingers 50 years after Okinawa’s return

  • May 16, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:55 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

North Korea preparing to conduct nuclear test

  • May 14, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Sankei , NHK
  • JMH Summary

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

80% think Okinawa Pref. developed steadily after reversion to Japan, Yomiuri polls

  • May 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rises slightly

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Japan to launch first exchange for carbon emissions trading

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan accepted 74 refugees in 2021, highest on record

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan parties OK outline of porn victim protection bill

  • May 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 23:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S. service member arrested for DUI in Okinawa

  • May 16, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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