July 21, 2022

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INTERNATIONAL

U.S.-Japan economic “two-plus-two” ministerial talks set for July 29

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:32 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Senate adopts resolution honoring Japan’s slain ex-leader Abe

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China arrests Japanese man detained in Shanghai

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. spotlights Japan shortcomings in latest human trafficking report

  • July 20, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. involvement needed for regional stability

  • July 21, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:26 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Begin with the conscripted worker issue

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

Japanese, Irish leaders confirm continued support for Ukraine 

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan remains at Tier 2 in U.S. Trafficking in Persons Report 

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan logs biggest half-year trade deficit of 7.9 tril. yen

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:01 p.m.
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ECONOMY

BOJ stands pat on policy despite upgraded inflation outlook

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:59 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Nippon Denkai to build $150m EV battery material plant in U.S.

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:32 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Toyota, 5 others set up bioethanol fuel research assn

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:27 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan power crunch seen continuing despite n-plant restarts

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:42 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Development of rare earths, marine minerals proposed by ocean policy panel

  • July 21, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:58 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Fujifilm to sell Shanghai printer unit to China’s EVA

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:55 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Nuclear reactor in Takahama to go back online on July 26

  • July 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:40 p.m.
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SECURITY

Senior USG official comments on regional situation in East Asia

  • July 21, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 96th consecutive day

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

Defeat in Okinawa deals blow to LDP ahead of governor race

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:00 a.m.
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SECURITY

SDF must improve logistics and become a “fighting unit”

  • July 16, 2022
  • , Shukan Toyo Keizai , p. 52-53
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Fire departments resume use of domestically made drone

  • July 16, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 31
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Former PM Suga may be tapped as deputy prime minister/carbon neutral minister

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Shukan Gendai digital
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POLITICS

Kishida mulls retaining key figures in early Sept. Cabinet reshuffle

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:39 p.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 20, 2022

  • July 21, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Abe’s faction faces uncertain future following his assassination

  • July 20, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: State funeral for Abe mired in controversy like political legacy

  • July 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:07 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe on the park bench

  • July 16, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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SCIENCE

Japan’s daily COVID-19 cases hit new record high at over 150,000  

  • July 21, 2022
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SOCIETY

Japan govt rejects claims over death of Sri Lankan detainee

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:36 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan postpones decision to approve 1st domestic oral COVID-19 drug

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:11 a.m.
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SOCIETY

VOX POPULI: Entering summer of discontent as 7th wave of pandemic strikes

  • July 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:31 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Visitors to Japan decrease even after reopening to tourists

  • July 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:21 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to hold state funeral for former PM Abe on Sept. 27

  • July 21, 2022
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SOCIETY

LDP eyes memorial speech for Abe on Aug. 5

  • July 21, 2022
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