August 2, 2022

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HEADLINES

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  • August 2, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news   

  • August 2, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

Japanese trains are “gold” standard, says U.S. Ambassador to Japan Emanuel

  • August 9, 2022
  • , Newsweek Japan , pp. 36–37
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INTERNATIONAL

UN chief to attend peace ceremony in Hiroshima

  • August 2, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

North Korea enhances personal protection for Kim Jong Un

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: NPT must survive crisis to pursue goal of nuclear disarmament

  • August 1, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar junta claims detained Japanese tried to contact protesters

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:36 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Down for the count

  • July 30, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

House Speaker Pelosi may visit Taiwan as early as today

  • August 2, 2022
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ECONOMY

Boeing to set up research platform in Japan

  • August 2, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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ECONOMY

Japan’s economic security law takes effect amid regional tensions

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 6:26 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japanese firms rushing to find alternative to Sakhalin-2 LNG

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 11
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ECONOMY

Japan gov’t panel agrees on another record minimum-wage hike plan

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:49 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

JR Kyushu to set up solar power stations on idle land

  • July 30, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

Toyota-Panasonic battery venture gains U.S. lithium supply

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:55 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

After 40 years, Kaminoseki nuclear power project faces bleak future

  • August 1, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan July new auto sales down for 13th straight month

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Boeing establishes its first R&D center in Japan

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Yamagiwa tapped for new post of minister in charge of startups

  • August 2, 2022
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 108th consecutive day

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 20
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SECURITY

Taiwan Strait tensions rise with Nancy Pelosi’s Asia tour

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Former Marine arrested in Okinawa for allegedly overstaying his visa

  • July 31, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 29
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan, ROK to conduct joint Pacific Dragon exercise off Hawaii

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Russian frigate passes through Soya Strait

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 1, 2022

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP, Komeito, and DPFP to maintain three-party policy discussion framework

  • July 30, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Election defeat in Okinawa clouds LDP’s ambitions in gubernatorial contest

  • July 22, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 8:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Sekiguchi reappointed as chair of LDP Upper House caucus

  • July 30, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

GOJ approves 257.2 billion budget allocation to respond to inflation

  • July 30, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Where there are strings, there are ties

  • July 31, 2022
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p/ 3
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POLITICS

POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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SCIENCE

Japan plans green transition road map for emissions-heavy industries

  • August 2, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:04 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan records 139,687 new COVID-19 cases on Monday

  • August 2, 2022
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Nagasaki to press for nuclear abolition at annual ceremony

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Dead Sri Lankan detainee’s family to request panel review case

  • August 1, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:44 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Take every possible step to prevent social, economic disruption

  • August 1, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:51 a.m.
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