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NHK's global network includes bureaus and offices in 30 of the world's major cities, with more than 70 overseas correspondents gathering news. BEGIN JAPANOLOGY explains how Japanese culture traditional and modern evolved and the role it plays in people's lives today. Lam Chun, a councilor in a northwestern district near the border with mainland China, shared his intention to resign on Facebook on Thursday. I expect that the Olympics could be an opportunity to change the situation using the power of sports to encourage people. The US Ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, welcomed the decision and said, "The humanitarian agreement we've reached here will literally save lives. The researchers say the number of samples containing the Delta variant began to increase in mid-June in Tokyo and the surrounding prefectures of Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa. He says it was significant that relevant Japanese experts were able to join forces to achieve the goal. She said this is in line with the agreement reached at a five-party meeting on June 21. The minister said spectator numbers at Olympic venues in Miyagi, Fukushima and Shizuoka prefectures will be capped at 10,000, or 50 percent of seating capacity, whichever is lower. The Security Council finally agreed on Friday to a one-year extension following last-minute negotiations between Washington and Moscow. But all of them will be held behind closed doors. With all of them having completed their isolation period, the athletes started training on Wednesday. And at 5 PM Monday - Friday we bring you a variety of culture and lifestyle programming from NHK World TV. People supporting patients forced to stay home have formed long lines at stores selling oxygen in Jakarta. However, the committee later decided to also ban spectators there. The South Korean government confirmed 1,275 new cases on Wednesday. That's up about 18 percent from the same month last year, marking the second-highest level in the past 10 years after March 2012. And it has caused traffic disruptions on some expressways. They say Suga's administration has been squeezing businesses already hit hard by the pandemic. Okutsu's family was due to join him next month, but the plan was hastily canceled. It says the finance chiefs endorse the action of a group of 132 countries and territories to set a minimum global corporate tax at 15 percent. The government plans to tighten anti-infection measures by declaring a state of emergency in Tokyo, where coronavirus cases are surging. Xi reportedly said he is willing to provide greater happiness to the two countries and their peoples by continuing to lead the bilateral relations of cooperation to a new stage. Kim was quoted as saying the treaty ensures peace and stability in Asia and the rest of the world at a time when hostile forces have become more desperate in their challenges and obstructive moves. The scientists also estimate that the ratio will likely rise above 75 percent by the end of July, and that the variant will account for nearly all cases in August. Coal-fired power would be the most expensive, as high as 22 yen per kilowatt-hour. A graduate school student at the University of California Santa Barbara, Hiramatsu Daichi, and his group analyzed the energy level and the elements released in an explosion observed in 2018 and found that it was an electron-capture supernova. All other members who were designated by health authorities as having had close contact with the two were also instructed to stay at the hotel. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday morning, Suga said, "The request has already been withdrawn. A Health Ministry spokesperson told NHK that the amount of medical-grade oxygen used daily for the past several weeks has reached about 3,000 to 4,000 tons -- more than 500 times the level before the pandemic. They announced later that venues in the prefectures of Hokkaido and Fukushima will also have no fans. The screenings use samples from people who tested positive to detect the variant. Some people expressed concern about the pandemic. But this year's voting was not held in Tigray and other regions which comprise 20 percent of all constituencies. Spectators are banned in Tokyo and three neighboring prefectures -- Chiba, Saitama and Kanagawa. Suga added that it's important to take steps such as making incentive payments to pubs and restaurants to encourage them to stop serving alcohol in the face of the pandemic. That has led to an outbreak of the coronavirus across the state of New South Wales, where Sydney is located. The result of the election could fan anti-Abiy sentiment in the excluded areas. People must work from home, except for essential workers. The former state counsellor has already been indicted for six charges, including illegally importing walkie-talkies. In the capital Seoul, where the majority of cases have been reported, drinking alcohol outdoors is banned after 10 p. In much of the affected areas, rescue workers are using their hands to clear mud and debris. Beijing on Sunday ordered the removal of its app from stores, saying the firm illegally collected and used personal information. Tokyo and Chiba Prefecture plan to ask their volunteers to serve at the Paralympics. Officials are also concerned about the spread of the Delta variant first detected in India. Fukumoto expressed her disappointment, saying, "No one did anything wrong. The team's first draft pick got the most wins in his rookie year and repeated the feat in the following two years. Many COVID patients must recuperate at home because hospitals are not functioning properly due to confusion after the military coup. The government is to call for a similar ban in prefectures where focused anti-infection measures will be in place. Now she won't get the chance to use them. But they say the risk of flooding and landslides remains, so people should continue to exercise caution. For the additional shots, the government plans to use the 3 million doses of the Moderna vaccine provided for free by the United States, which arrived on Sunday. Reuters reported that the party won 410 of the 436 seats. An estimate done six years ago found nuclear power to be the cheapest. More than 50 other players and staff members who came in close contact with the infected are reportedly being asked to self-quarantine. That comes as the minister in charge of the coronavirus response retracted another plan this week calling on financial institutions to ask businesses to comply with coronavirus restrictions. Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Texas, says this version of the game was only produced for a few months in the latter half of 1987. The cities of Yokohama and Fujisawa in Kanagawa Prefecture have notified their registered volunteers that their work as guides has been canceled. The move is seen as part of an effort by Beijing to tighten control over major IT firms. Min Aung Hlaing said Russia wants to help Myanmar make its own vaccine, and a Russian team will visit Myanmar this month to inspect its production plant. It says it will unveil a detailed plan as it monitors the coronavirus situation. Marukawa said an Olympic venue in Ibaraki Prefecture will accept only schoolchildren to whom tickets are allocated under a preferential system. In the largest city of Yangon, people with oxygen tanks line up at refill stations. NHK also provides an international broadcasting service, known as NHK World. Opposition parties say Cabinet members will face a grilling in the Diet on Wednesday. Dedicated fan Takishima Kazunori has attended the past seven Olympic Games. Officials are urging people to stay on the alert. The United States and its European allies were demanding an extension of the resolution, but Russia, a major ally of Syria, argued that the Assad administration should be in charge of humanitarian assistance. Chugai Pharmaceutical had applied in late June for the combination of two virus-neutralizing antibodies, casirivimab and imdevimab. The ruling Workers' Party newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, reported on Sunday that Kim praises the treaty in his message. It features the latest news and deep analysis from Japan and the rest of Asia. They say Suga's administration has been squeezing businesses already hit hard by the pandemic. A Health Ministry spokesperson told NHK that the amount of medical-grade oxygen used daily for the past several weeks has reached about 3,000 to 4,000 tons -- more than 500 times the level before the pandemic. I would like to apologize for causing so much trouble to so many people. Reporters asked the Tokyo governor on Thursday why the Games should be held at all, considering the pandemic. Further, the NHK is appointed by the and its budget approved by the Diet the national legislature of Japan. But the Olympic flame will not travel on most of the routes. Firefighters are checking inside damaged homes, looking for survivors. Runners participating in the ceremonial event are lighting the flame without spectators. Seventy-six percent of the nation's hospital beds for Covid patients are occupied. During her NHK career she has worked in Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo. Ireland and other countries have tried to attract multinationals with lower corporate tax rates. The officials plan to reschedule the visits. The minister said spectator numbers at Olympic venues in Miyagi, Fukushima and Shizuoka prefectures will be capped at 10,000, or 50 percent of seating capacity, whichever is lower. The cities of Yokohama and Fujisawa in Kanagawa Prefecture have notified their registered volunteers that their work as guides has been canceled. Local media suggest the actual numbers are far higher as testing is limited. Officials warn that tougher measures may be needed if the situation does not improve. Some of them were in their 30s and 40s. The decision has paved way for the United Nations and non-governmental organizations to deliver much-needed aid. Weather officials issued the highest emergency alert for Kagoshima, Miyazaki and Kumamoto prefectures early on Saturday. The Kyushu region can expect more heavy rain and lightning in the hours ahead. The countdown to the Tokyo Games comes with some major changes. One member tested positive when the delegation arrived at Narita Airport near Tokyo in June. During her NHK career she has worked in Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo. Chief Cabinet Secretary Kato Katsunobu said in an NHK TV program on Sunday that the government will consider providing subsidies more quickly to make it easier for pub owners to cooperate. Powerful mudslides in the city's Izusan district on July 3 damaged about 130 structures. Weather officials issued the highest emergency alert for Kagoshima, Miyazaki and Kumamoto prefectures early on Saturday. The group is mainly made up of member states of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, or OECD. The new charges may be linked to these allegations. The election board said Abiy's Prosperity Party won most of the seats. The Japanese Embassy in Jakarta says nine expatriates died between June 26 and July 12 after they contracted the virus. The search continues for 17 others still missing. These sources are generally trustworthy for information, but may require further investigation. The reports also say that these are the first disqualifications on the grounds of being disloyal to the government. The government will officially decide on the plans after listening to the opinions of a panel on infectious diseases and other experts on Thursday. On Sunday, state-run media reported over 3,400 cases and more than 80 deaths. It's two weeks before the Olympics. But the researchers warn that the variant has possibly been replacing the original strain as the rate has gradually increased. Two of them had tested positive for the coronavirus. The governors are approved by both houses of the Diet and are appointed by the Prime Minister. The government also decided to extend targeted anti-infection measures for the three surrounding prefectures for the same period. The firm said in a statement that existing customers can continue to use their previously downloaded app. However, is funded by the government. Another was confirmed positive after moving to a hotel in Izumisano City in Osaka Prefecture, which is hosting their training camp. In general, the news is reported factually with a left-leaning bias in story selection. The order contains 72 initiatives formulated by dozens of government agencies. Koike Yuriko responded, "People around the world have had differing opinions throughout the pandemic. World Radio Japan also makes some of its programs available on the Internet. Didi is China's leading ride-hailing service with 370 million users a year nationwide. He said the prefecture hopes to determine the cause and extent of the mudslide by analyzing its components and using laser technology. The prefecture plans to explain the issue in more detail later on Wednesday. Another was confirmed positive after moving to a hotel in Izumisano City in Osaka Prefecture, which is hosting their training camp. One member tested positive when the delegation arrived at Narita Airport near Tokyo in June. ASIA BIZ FORECAST is a fast-paced, magazine-style program presenting the latest in Asia business news and trends. In the capital Seoul, where the majority of cases have been reported, drinking alcohol outdoors is banned after 10 p. He said the prefecture hopes to determine the cause and extent of the mudslide by analyzing its components and using laser technology. He says he misses his family, but bringing them to Indonesia carries a high risk as the country's medical services are collapsing. The government also decided to extend targeted anti-infection measures for the three surrounding prefectures for the same period. The opposition, led by academics, challenged him for the office he has occupied since 2018. The daily figure had dropped below 400 last month. The rules allow only one person per household to leave their home each day to shop for food or other goods. Seventy-six percent of the nation's hospital beds for Covid patients are occupied. He added that he wants to be a good manager and friend. Ryohin Keikaku says a recent inspection found no major violations, including forced labor. The G20 finance chiefs wrapped up two days of talks in the Italian city of Venice on Saturday with the adoption of a joint communique. It had asked them to stop doing business with pubs that defy anti-coronavirus measures banning the serving of alcohol. Some areas have had as much precipitation in one day as they typically get in the entire month of July. They say the variant is estimated to account for 34 percent of all infections in the areas. The health ministry said on Friday that it expects the third dose will protect those who work in high-risk places every day and give them maximum immunity to variants. But he never made it to the mount in official games since he underwent cervical spine surgery last year. The organizers decided not to allow spectators at events in Tokyo and the neighboring prefectures of Chiba, Saitama and Kanagawa. Participants in the ceremonial event are lighting the flame without spectators. The group is mainly made up of member states of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, or OECD. A seasonal rain front is expected to bring more rain to the region on Tuesday. Badminton player Momota Kento says, "I am not in a position to comment on the decision, but I'll do all I can to live up to the responsibilities that were entrusted to me. It asks them to set a new guideline in cooperation with the International Labour Organization to confirm whether the suppliers are involved in human-rights violations. Apparel company World is considering stopping the sale of items made with cotton from the Xinjiang region. The health ministry said on Friday that it expects the third dose will protect those who work in high-risk places every day and give them maximum immunity to variants. Didi said it "will strive to rectify any problems" and "protect users' privacy and data security. It is the new, international television service provided by Japan's only public broadcasting network, NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation. They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes to favor liberal causes. Suga added that it's important to take steps such as making incentive payments to pubs and restaurants to encourage them to stop serving alcohol in the face of the pandemic. That is in a bid to end global competition to offer the lowest corporate tax. It was used on then President Donald Trump when he was hospitalized with COVID-19. Residents were just starting their day Saturday when a wall of mud slid down the hillsides above. That is the highest figure since mid-May. Authorities have imposed stay-at-home orders on about 20 more townships in Yangon and elsewhere. Okutsu's family was due to join him next month, but the plan was hastily canceled. Senior analyst at Tokai Tokyo Research Center, Sugiura Seiji says prices of used vehicles are expected to remain high for the time being, as it will likely take some time for the semiconductor shortage to be resolved and the production of new vehicles to return to the previous level. Taiwanese authorities have sent the sports minister to Olympic Games in the past. A supernova is an important phenomenon for assessing the variety and amounts of elements that exist in space. The downpour has been particularly heavy even by the usual standards of the rainy season that drenches Japan at this time of year. People who wanted to watch the Games in person had to plan ahead and schedule their precious time, but now all their efforts were in vain," he said. I would like to apologize for causing so much trouble to so many people. The massive volume of mud and debris is hindering efforts to find people. A prefectural police department official says the very steep slopes are making their work difficult. Morrison stressed that Australians have "just got to push through. The others are the anti-viral drug remdesivir, steroid dexamethasone and anti-inflammation drug baricitinib. He added that he wants to be a good manager and friend. During his 23-year professional career, he had a total of 170 wins. Meanwhile, the government also plans to extend focused anti-infection measures for the prefectures of Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa and Osaka through August 22. The cocktail, initially developed by US-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, won emergency use authorization in the US last November. It plans to give governors of respective prefectures the authority to decide whether to ease the ban. It pushed through homes and guesthouses in the resort city, washing many of them away. She added that further discussions will be held on what to do about spectators at Olympic venues in Hokkaido Prefecture. They also say at least 60 councilors expressed on Wednesday and Thursday their intention to resign before being required to take the oath. He acquired about 100 tickets for himself and his friends for a range of this year's events, including judo and swimming. Authorities have responded by issuing landslide alerts across the region. The ministry says the cost of solar power for businesses would be around 8 to 11 yen per kilowatt-hour. The previous record daily tally of 1,240 was marked last December. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday that he understands people are tired and frustrated. Senior analyst at Tokai Tokyo Research Center, Sugiura Seiji says prices of used vehicles are expected to remain high for the time being, as it will likely take some time for the semiconductor shortage to be resolved and the production of new vehicles to return to the previous level. They say the variant is estimated to account for 34 percent of all infections in the areas. The Security Council finally agreed on Friday to a one-year extension following last-minute negotiations between Washington and Moscow. It says the previous record was set in April when it sold a "Super Mario Brothers" cartridge for 660,000 dollars. Upon graduation, he joined Seibu. For more information on NHK visit. NHK World TV spotlights Japan and Asia with a unique perspective on global and regional developments. The Kyushu region can expect more heavy rain and lightning in the hours ahead. Badminton player Momota Kento says, "I am not in a position to comment on the decision, but I'll do all I can to live up to the responsibilities that were entrusted to me. The decision means a one-month hiatus for the league. Japan's leading auto auction house, USS, says the average closing price for used vehicles sold through the firm in June was 859,000 yen, or about 7,800 dollars. People supporting patients forced to stay home have formed long lines at stores selling oxygen in Jakarta. Its clientele included celebrated Chinese writer Lu Xun. It was used on then President Donald Trump when he was hospitalized with COVID-19. TOKYO FASHION EXPRESS takes you backstage for interviews with the hottest designers and creators based in Tokyo. The resolution, which was due to expire on Saturday, authorizes a land corridor to deliver food, medical, and other supplies from neighboring Turkey into northwestern Syria. Didi is China's leading ride-hailing service with 370 million users a year nationwide. He also made big contributions to Japan's national team. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday that he understands people are tired and frustrated. State-run media said Senior General Min Aung Hlaing agreed with the Russian government that Moscow will give Myanmar 2 million doses of coronavirus vaccine. The same measures in Hokkaido, Aichi, Kyoto, Hyogo and Fukuoka will end on Sunday as initially planned. There have been boycotts in China of foreign brands that have come out against using Xinjiang cotton. NHK World TV is the only international news gathering source currently using High Definition HD technology and equipment in the studio AND on location - which creates a stunning visual presentation throughout all the news segments. Chinese authorities had said just two days earlier that they would review the company for national security reasons. It begins on Monday and runs throughout the Games. Officials have not clarified what constitutes disloyal conduct. He signed the order at the White House on Wednesday. Those figures set record highs almost every day last week. And it has caused traffic disruptions on some expressways. It has set up taskforces around the country to support oxygen transport to hospitals. All I can do is feel really sorry about the situation. The current affairs program ASIAN VOICES and the more globally focused TODAY'S CLOSEUP offer issue-oriented, informative, professionally produced content.。 。

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