September 20, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 20, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 20, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Top Japanese, ROK diplomats hold talks in New York

  • September 20, 2022
  • , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Putin-Xi summit shows dangerous affinity driven by shared interest

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Toyama, Ishikawa to co-host G-7 education meeting

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11;26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan joining U.S.-led ‘Chip 4 Alliance’ to counter China

  • September 15, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:40 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Iran leaders to meet on fringes of U.N. assembly: sources

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 9:38 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Pyongyang Declaration key to breakthrough in N. Korea ties

  • September 17, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:50 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

20 years after return to Japan, abductee can’t tell whole story

  • September 18, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:23 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

20 years fly by, and no progress is made on abduction issue

  • September 17, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:31 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan-North Korea summit still relevant after 20 years: Victor Cha

  • September 17, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:44 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: A strategy of being neither too close nor too distant

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Some 700 international dignitaries to attend Abe’s funeral

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida delays U.S. visit to deal with typhoon damage

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan rejects formal summit with ROK in New York

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. eager to deepen engagement with Southeast Asia

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Prospects dim for resolving abduction issue

  • September 17, 2022
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

U.S. energy giant Sempra eyes ‘blue’ hydrogen exports to Japan

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:10 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority marks 10 years

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:13 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s strict standards are delaying the restart of nuclear reactors

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

ECONOMY

40% of nuclear plant staff lack experiences of reactivation

  • September 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Independence of Japan nuclear watchdog remains vital 10 years on

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Heavy readies launch of compact carbon capture units

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:46 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to request energy saving measures in winter amid crunch concerns

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

LDP starting discussions on economic measures

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan tests roads for EV wireless charging with 2025 goal

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Fujifilm invests $20m more into U.S. developer of semisolid batteries

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:03 a.m.
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ECONOMY

¥1.55 tril. spent on TPP measures, but many targets going unmet

  • September 15, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan average pump price rises above 170 yen again

  • September 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:04 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s Kobe Airport eyes 2030 for international service

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 00:53 a.m.
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ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Japan to spend 50 b. yen to tackle rising feed prices

  • September 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:22 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Toyota, Kawasaki pool efforts to build, promote hydrogen engines

  • September 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

U.S. energy firm looking to export “blue hydrogen” to Japan

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Nomura Research Institute to begin IT services in North America

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

GOJ designates 27 technologies in four fields as “important”

  • September 17, 2022
  • , All national papers
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: Raft of trouble

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Kishida vows to attract highly skilled foreigners

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for fourth consecutive day

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 22
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SECURITY

CSIS senior fellow analyzes China’s “maritime militia”

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Nishinippon Shimbun , p. 3
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SECURITY

Exclusive: Japan eyes hikes in corporate, other taxes to cover defense spending growth

  • September 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:50 p.m.
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SECURITY

Ransomware damage reports surge in Japan in Jan.-June

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 12:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Make serious effort to overcome weaknesses in domestic systems

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Align national security strategies to deepen bilateral alliance

  • September 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, U.S. defense chiefs talk missiles in 1st meeting

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:56 a.m.
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SECURITY

Opinion: Japan’s national security strategy update already looks outdated

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
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SECURITY

Japan eyes building shelter on Okinawa island amid Taiwan tensions

  • September 16, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:06 a.m.
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SECURITY

Exclusive: Japan mulling making blood products for SDF members

  • September 14, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:56 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial SDF needs to root out and eradicate its outbreak of harassment

  • September 15, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:57 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

President Biden reiterates that U.S. would defend Taiwan

  • September 20, 2022
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

GOJ to build ammunition plant  

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Law to protect key national security facilities to take effect Tuesday 

  • September 17, 2022
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SECURITY

U.S., South Korea discuss nuclear umbrella 

  • September 18, 2022
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POLITICS

Still another poll points to growing public distrust of Kishida administration

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , TV Asahi
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 19, 2022

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 18, 2022

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 17, 2022

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Sept. 16, 2022

  • September 17, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

LDP under fire for excluding Diet chiefs from Unification Church survey

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:01 a.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Diet session in fall crucial for Kishida to win back public trust

  • September 16, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
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POLITICS

Interview: Minister eyeing regional revitalization thru digital technologies

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
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POLITICS

INTERVIEW: Minister eyeing regional revitalization thru digital technologies

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:15 a.m.
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POLITICS

Public distrust of Kishida administration deepening 

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei , Kyodo
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POLITICS

Abe faction holds first workshop since Abe’s death 

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet support rate drops to 40.2%, lowest since launch, Kyodo News poll

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:24 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 20
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Kishida approval rating sinks to new low of 43%, Nikkei survey

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:46 a.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet’s approval rating sinks to 29%, Mainichi poll

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Mainichi
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet support rate drops to all-time low of 42%, Sankei-FNN poll

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Kishida Cabinet approval dives to 32 pct in Sept., Jiji poll

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:20 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

41 pct of people in Japan against building N-plants, Jiji poll

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:18 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

More than 60% endorse easing of COVID-19 border controls

  • September 19, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Clean energy project could push building of nuclear plants

  • September 16, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Hitachi’s quasi-quantum computer to speed plastics research

  • September 20, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:17 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Honda to join lunar rover project by JAXA

  • September 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Law limiting use of land with security implications may affect landowners in Okinawa

  • September 17, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

Long-term detentions at Japan’s immigration facilities remain unsolved

  • September 19, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan eyes domestic tourism boost as border reopening nears

  • September 15, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:57 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan ordered to pay damages over death of detained Cameroon man

  • September 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:55 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s Shionogi seeks OK for COVID-19 pill in South Korea via tie-up

  • September 17, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 00:15 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Give bold support to young generation for child-rearing

  • September 17, 2022
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Peace lantern from Japanese garden in Oregon presented to Hiroshima

  • September 14, 2022
  • , NHK WORLD , 4:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

40% of evacuees from Afghanistan have left Japan over poor support

  • September 14, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Not in Kadokawa’s lexicon

  • September 18, 2022
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

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