May 31, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 31, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news  

  • May 31, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Indo-Pacific framework will ‘push envelope’ on enforcement: USTR

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Ex-aide to Taiwan Pres. Tsai named head of body for ties with Japan

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 12:43 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China, Russia undermine U.N. with outrageous act

  • May 29, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

What does ‘normalization’ really mean for Japan-China ties?

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to provide grants to encourage Ukrainian evacuee hiring

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

India startup sector’s hunger for Japanese funding grows

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:08 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Russia must end blockade preventing grain exports

  • May 29, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Komatsu resumes supplies of mining, construction parts in Ukraine

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:37 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: The China dilemma

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Uncle Guterres’ flower

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Both too far and too close

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

G7 energy and environment ministers agree to phase out Russian energy

  • May 29, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida to attend NATO Summit

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeking to reopen its embassy in Kyiv

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

MEXT announces scholarship for Ukrainian students

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

UNSC resolution on North Korea voted down for first time since 2006 

  • May 28, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary of State Blinken delivers speech on China policy  

  • May 28, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Blinken condemns China’s handling of UN High Commissioner’s visit 

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Haneda-Seoul flights to resume on June 15 

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea conducts maritime survey near Takeshima 

  • May 30, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Hayashi meets with North Macedonian foreign minister  

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Keidanren faces crucial challenges 20 years after founding

  • May 31, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Japan, S. Korea business leaders vow to expand economic cooperation

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:25 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes maglev line environmental assessment from next year

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:47 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Fukushima reactor sitting on shaky base raises quake concerns

  • May 28, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:27 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan consumers wait months for washing machines, air conditioners

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:25 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Sony eyes record PS5 production and chip output boost

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:33 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan should make better use of geothermal power: Enel CEO

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Use mechanism to swiftly urge conservation of electricity

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s top parking lot operator to open flying car base in 2025

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:56 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

8 Japan automakers’ domestic output down 19.3 pct in April

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5*21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

4 major Japan power firms to raise household rates in July

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:06 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

U S., Taiwan to launch new economic talks to deepen ties

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Fiji to join IPEF

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Mainichi
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 45th consecutive day

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Support spreading for Kishida’s bid to boost defense spending

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan highlights AWACS plane in latest drill

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:46 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s GSDF conducts live-fire exercises

  • May 28, 2022
  • , NHK WORLD , 4:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China, Russia strengthen ties over Far East seas with bomber patrol

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:49 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan to enable fighter jet and missile exports to 12 nations

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. fighters in Japan conduct bombing practice

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan mulls easing weapons export rules to prop up defense industry

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

LDP lawmaker in Aomori: Promptly deploy Global Hawk at Misawa

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Panel discusses Okinawa to mark 50th year of return to Japan

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Russia conducts hypersonic missile test 

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Okinawa requests review of Land Minister’s order on Henoko 

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 30, 2022

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 29, 2022

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 28, 2022

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 27, 2022

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Main events scheduled for May 30-June 5

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:01 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting on May 30, 2022

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan wants more workers to move into future growth sectors

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:04 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: No fiscal reform target year in policy draft

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:20 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kishida’s “new capitalism” plan to include aid for 1 m. workers

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP’s manifesto to feature diplomacy, security

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:37 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Parties work to field female candidates for upper house election

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP-backed incumbent wins Niigata governor election

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:33 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Abuse of reserves for emergencies jeopardizes fiscal democracy

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:43 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP heavyweights Aso, Suga rapidly forming closer ties

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet support rate hits new highs in media outlet polls

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Kishida’s approval rating peaks after Biden summit, Nikkei poll

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:41 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Japan’s Fugaku cedes fastest computer crown to U.S.’s Frontier

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Families of North Korea abductees demand their quick return

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

1st pride parade held in Akita to show support for sexual minorities

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

LGBT+ rights in Asia: Small steps forward and big steps back

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan gov’t to fight damages suit filed by kin of dead Sri Lankan

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan eyeing digital arrest, search warrants

  • May 30, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Kishida says foreign tourists should follow Japan face mask rules

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 6:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Datawatch: Japan’s COVID curbs on dining and gatherings yielded mixed results

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

For first time, females account for majority of COVID-19 cases

  • May 30, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese women in 30s stay in workforce as parental benefits improve

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:10 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Technical intern program needs prompt review by government

  • May 31, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 0:59 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Tokyo subway stations designated as shelters from possible missile strike

  • May 28, 2022
  • , NHK WORLD , 8:09 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Man who teaches ways to remove mask

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 14
  • JMH Translation

EDUCATION

4 Japan universities to apply for 10 tril. yen gov’t fund: survey

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 0:15 p.m.
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