September 6, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 6, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news   

  • September 6, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel: “Chubu region is an industrial heavyweight”

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Chunichi Shimbun , p. 7
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AMBASSADOR

AMBASSADOR

AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Emanuel says U.S., Japan entering era of “Alliance Projection”

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , Jiji
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to revise ODA policy to focus on economic security

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia inspects more Japanese kelp fishing boats due to Ukraine war

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 3:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan nuclear power agency joins U.K. advanced reactor project

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:38 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korea, Japan set 1st high-level defense talks in 6 years

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia holds events on disputed isles to mark 1945 victory over Japan

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:06 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.N. report shows need for prompt action on Xinjiang crisis

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:58 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida congratulates Truss on winning race to become British leader

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China must address U.N. report on human rights violations

  • September 3, 2022
  • , The Japan News
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Failure to govern Afghanistan deepens humanitarian crisis

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Japan News
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Don’t allow junta to make military rule an established fact

  • September 4, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida to deliver speech at New York Stock Exchange 

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Quad foreign ministerial to be held this month 

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , NHK
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ROK foreign minister meets with plaintiffs in wartime labor cases 

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Top Japanese, ROK diplomats express willingness to mend ties 

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Australian energy minister reassures Japan on LNG supply

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Sankei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, ROK envoys to meet in Tokyo 

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida meets with U.S. Marine Corps Commandant Berger 

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

MOFA prepares to reopen Japanese Embassy in Kyiv 

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Trade Minister Nishimura comments on upcoming IPEF conference

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Nikkei , NHK
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ECONOMY

TSMC to open R&D hub in Osaka

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 15
  • JMH Translation

ECONOMY

New submersion method added as option to aid Fukushima debris cleanup

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan eyes new scheme to cap large firms’ gas use in supply crunch

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:57 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Comment: Will the BOJ attain ‘inflation target 3.0’ anytime soon?

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:14 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Jackson Hole deepens gulf between BOJ and the Fed

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:41 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

IPEF members to agree to improve supply chain communication

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

G7 finance ministers agree to impose price cap on Russian oil

  • September 3, 2022
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

G20 energy ministers forgo releasing statement

  • September 3, 2022
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ECONOMY

Japan to revise its ODA Charter

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan to join UK’s new high-temperature gas reactor project

  • September 10, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

MOD to investigate sexual harassment among SDF personnel

  • September 6, 2022
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Long-range missiles key to China deterrence: U.S. commander

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:24 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Defense Ministry not giving up on sea-based Aegis Ashore system

  • September 3, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:23 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Defense budget shows arrogant disregard for broad debate

  • September 2, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan police sharing spy info with biz to prevent theft

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:45 a.m.
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SECURITY

DM Hamada inspects MSDF command headquarters for the first time

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. Air Force clears CV-22 Ospreys to fly

  • September 4, 2022
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SECURITY

GOJ to resume ballistic missile evacuation drills

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Chinese, Russian vessels fire machine guns in Sea of Japan

  • September 5, 2022
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SECURITY

Russia conducts military drills in Northern Territories

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

GOJ releases cost estimate for Abe’s state funeral

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Nikkei , All TV networks
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 5, 2022

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 4, 2022

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 3, 2022

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 2, 2022

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Main events scheduled for Sept. 5-11

  • September 2, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:22 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

447 politicians, most with LDP, have Unification Church links

  • September 4, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:18 p.m.
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POLITICS

Interview: Japanese minister vows to address declining birthrate

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:31 p.m.
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POLITICS

Interview: Minister for birthrate eager to tackle “quiet emergency”

  • September 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:09 p.m.
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POLITICS

Interview: Japan to help unification church victims with existing legal system

  • September 2, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:30 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

At least 146 LDP lawmakers had dealings with Unification Church

  • September 3, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:14 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Religion no longer taboo in Japan as Unification Church dominates news

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Kishida must rise up to daunting task of regaining fiscal health

  • September 3, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:03 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: LDP needs to tell the truth about deep Unification Church ties

  • September 6, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:35 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Policymakers’ interest wanes for undersea church tunnel

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:03 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gov’t appoints JST’s Hashimoto as advisor on science and technology

  • September 2, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Personnel changes at MOFA

  • September 2, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

GOJ to disclose overall cost of Abe’s state funeral as early as today

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Cartoon: No rest for ex-PM’s reputation

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

Governor Tamaki leads in Okinawa gubernatorial race

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Makeshift measure

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

PM Kishida to compile additional measures to address high prices

  • September 5, 2022
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Some 440 lawmakers linked to former Unification Church

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

LDP to announce results of investigation into links to former Unification Church

  • September 5, 2022
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Former Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Furukawa dies at age of 87

  • September 6, 2022
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OPINION POLLS

Over half of respondents oppose state funeral for Abe, media outlet polls

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Support for Kishida Cabinet holds at 50%, nearly unchanged from previous poll, Yomiuri poll

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:45 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

81% see China as security threat, Yomiuri poll

  • September 6, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

56% disapprove of govt decision to hold Abe state funeral, Yomiuri poll

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 4:01 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of August 2022 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • September 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1709] – pp. 8–11
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Public approval for Kishida Cabinet remains almost flat at 50%

  • September 5, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , TBS
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SCIENCE

High PFOS levels detected in soil at elementary school near MCAS Futenma

  • September 6, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Number of female university teachers in Japan at record high

  • September 4, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:00 a.m.
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EDUCATION

Government sets goal of 100,000 students going abroad by 2027

  • September 5, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 p.m.
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