1. The Tokyo District Court has granted bail to Nissan Motor’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn.
  2. Chinese leaders have set the country’s growth target for this year at 6 to 6.5 percent.
  3. Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed readiness to hold summit talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to resolve the abduction issue.
March 5, Tuesday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Hiroko Kitadai and Ms. Fumiko Konoe