Japanese CP, Japan Press Weekly No. 3081 - September 14, 2018

9/14/18 4:48 PM
  • Japan, Japanese Communist Party En Asia Communist and workers' parties

 

 

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IN THIS ISSUE

 

 

JCP secures pre-election strength in local assembly elections in Okinawa

https://goo.gl/VGQtuZ

In local assembly elections across Okinawa, regarded as a prelude to the gubernatorial election slated for late September, the JCP obtained a total of 18 seats, maintaining its pre-election strength.

 

Review of counter-disaster measures needed to quickly respond to serious disasters

https://goo.gl/nhf5st

Shockwaves from a major earthquake (Sep.6) hit Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. Typhoon Jebi (Sep.4) left great destruction in the Kansai region. A record heavy rain (Jul.) battered Japan's western regions of Chugoku and Shikoku. All these events together have revealed how vulnerable Japan is to natural disasters.

 

Amazon's tax evasion tactics create unfair competition

https://goo.gl/zkrWVA

Amazon's dodging of an enormous amount of taxes, which underlies its low-cost strategy, has been under fire from the international community.

 

POLITICS

PM Abe misleading public with his boasts

https://goo.gl/6tQPv8

PM Abe increases pro-revision remarks in regard to Article 9

https://goo.gl/rzAiki

Okinawans petition prefectural gov’t to hold referendum on US base construction in Henoko

https://goo.gl/5FKyMs

JCP is positive about discussing cooperation with 2nd largest opposition party in Upper House election

https://goo.gl/cKcquv

 

ECONOMY

Amazon's tax evasion tactics create unfair competition

https://goo.gl/zkrWVA

 

US FORCES

US military aircraft makes emergency landing at civil airport in Okinawa

https://goo.gl/RpDbvp

 

LABOR

Workers exploited under Amazon’s glory (Part 5)

https://goo.gl/zkrWVA

 

SOCIAL ISSUE

Ehime residents submit to governor 64K signatures demanding decommissioning of Ikata NPP

https://goo.gl/X44g8v

Quake-prone Japan uniquely unfit for nuclear power generation

https://goo.gl/CFdjys

JCP parliamentarians inspect Fukushima offshore wind facility

https://goo.gl/gK8LaR

Review of counter-disaster measures needed to quickly respond to serious disasters

https://goo.gl/nhf5st

Agriculture Minister approves opening of Toyosu market

https://goo.gl/N9vciN

 

JCP

Shii hopes 3rd inter-Korea summit will be successful

https://goo.gl/mMxHsT

JCP secures pre-election strength in local assembly elections in Okinawa

https://goo.gl/VGQtuZ

 

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