January 5, Saturday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Risa Shimizu and Ms. Fumiko Konoe

1. Japan’s Defense Ministry says the content of a video clip released by South Korea presents claims that are different from Japan’s stance over a radar incident.

2. Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn is set to appear in a court in Tokyo next week to hear the reason for his detention.

3. Stock prices in New York surged after the Federal Reserve chairman said on Friday that the central bank will be patient as it watches how the economy evolves.