November 12, Tuesday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Hiroko Kitadai and Ms. Fumiko Konoe

  1. It has been one month since the powerful Typhoon Hagibis caused extensive damage in many parts of Japan. Cleanup efforts are still underway.
  2. Japan’s government says it will consult the International Council on Monuments and Sites on how to rebuild fire-hit Shuri Castle in Okinawa Prefecture.
  3. Transportation disruptions continue in Hong Kong on Tuesday as activists used social media to encourage students to boycott classes and take part in protests.