- The name of Japan’s new era is to be decided on Monday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga will announce the new name at 11:30 a.m.
- Ukrainian voters will go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new president from a record 39 candidates.
- Japan and the U.S. are making the final arrangements to station Japanese Air Self-Defense personnel in a liaison role at a U.S. military base unit, which monitors space.
March 31, Sunday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa