Oct. 25, 2021

Fukuda Wary of Tensions before 50th Anniv. of Japan-China Ties

Tokyo, Oct. 25 (Jiji Press)--Former Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda expressed concerns Monday over tensions between Japan and China, with next year marking half a century since the normalization of relations between the East Asian neighbors.

ELECTION INSIGHT: Parties Trying to Lure Young Voters

Tokyo, Oct. 25 (Jiji Press)--Japanese political parties have presented measures appealing to young voters in their policy pledges for Sunday's House of Representatives general election, the second since the voting age was lowered to 18.

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POLITICS
Somberly Accepts LDP Defeat in Shizuoka Upper House By-Election: Kishida
ECONOMY
Tokyo Forex (5 P.M.): U.S. Dollar=113.63-65 Yen; Euro=1.1657-1659 Dollars
SPORTS
Badminton Women: Yamaguchi Wins Demark Open Singles
OTHER
Tokyo Reports 17 New Coronavirus Cases