June 1, 2022

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  • June 1, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news   

  • June 1, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida to attend Shangri-La Dialogue

  • June 1, 2022
  • , NHK, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea foreign ministers may meet in Tokyo next month

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: China’s Pacific island diplomacy may complicate ties with Japan

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 4:28 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S., Australia move to strengthen ties with South Pacific island nations

  • May 31, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:46 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

South Pacific island nations remain wary of Beijing

  • May 31, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:54 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Senator Duckworth expresses U.S. support for Taiwan

  • June 1, 2022
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ECONOMY

Operational status of nuclear power plants

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Court rules against restarting nuclear power plant in Hokkaido

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:01 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan braces for further consumer price hikes starting June 1

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia
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ECONOMY

Japan lumber self-sufficiency rate hits 48-year high in 2020

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 12:18 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: There’s a Putin in my ramen

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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ECONOMY

GOJ announces economic policy and strategy

  • June 1, 2022
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SECURITY

U.S. fighter jettisons fuel tank off Okinawa

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan to dispatch MSDF fleet to Indo-Pacific

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 46th consecutive day

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

All for one: U.S. enlists its Asian allies in defense of Taiwan

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia
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SECURITY

Ukraine war spurs Japan to boost R&D in drones, AI: document

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:55 a.m.
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SECURITY

Japan, U.S. and South Korea poised to enhance nuclear umbrella strategy

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:11 a.m.
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SECURITY

Japan small firms urged to take cybersecurity measures

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:47 a.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. servicemember arrested in Okinawa City on suspicion of DUI

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SECURITY

U.S. servicemember causes auto accident in Kadena

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SECURITY

Expert: China is enhancing missile accuracy through tests

  • May 25, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 37
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SECURITY

Expert: New development in China’s threat to Japan

  • May 25, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 37
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SECURITY

Opinion: Economic security needs to be subject to constant review

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan, South Korea to reconstruct extended deterrence strategy 

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Nikkei Asia
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. fighter jettisons fuel tank in Okinawa 

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Jiji, Jiji Press
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POLITICS

FM Hayashi tests positive for COVID-19

  • June 1, 2022
  • , NHK, TBS
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 31, 2022

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting on May 31, 2022

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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POLITICS

Editorial: Kishida’s ‘new capitalism’ plan doesn’t address ‘fair distribution’

  • June 1, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:23 p.m.
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POLITICS

Mikai appointed director-general for sensitive land

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Jige to head DBJ; Hayashi to lead JBIC

  • May 28, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 11
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan enacts 2.7 tril. yen extra budget to tackle surging prices

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:45 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japanese gov’t to install new science and technology advisor to PM

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SCIENCE

New organization eyed to promote use of health data

  • June 1, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 6:59 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan expands daily arrival cap to 20,000

  • June 1, 2022
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SOCIETY

Record-low 90,300 Japan visas issued in 2021 due to pandemic

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:10 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to scrap extended-stay measure for foreigners at end of June

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:50 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan gov’t bans intermediary body from introducing foreign trainees

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:32 p.m.
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SOCIETY

U.S. servicemember arrested in Yomitan on suspicion of DUI

  • June 1, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SOCIETY

U.S. servicemember arrested for breaking into hotel in Naha

  • May 31, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: Three cheers for equal pay!

  • May 29, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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