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Japan ruling party launches race for...

Japan ruling party launches race for...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 8 2020

There will also be two public debates, though the vote will only poll LDP lawmakers and three party representatives...

Trump pays highest respect to resigning...

Trump pays highest respect to resigning...

World

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Abe announced earlier he was ending his record-breaking tenure, kicking off a leadership race in the...

International reaction to resignation...

International reaction to resignation...

East Asia

Fri, Aug 28 2020

It was the second time Abe has resigned as prime minister because of poor health

Japan's longest-serving PM Shinzo Abe...

Shinzo Abe resigns over worsening...

East Asia

Fri, Aug 28 2020

The resignation will trigger a leadership race in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party - most likely in...

Japan PM Abe enters hospital for...

Japan PM Abe enters hospital for...

East Asia

Mon, Aug 17 2020

Abe, Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, has been in power since 2012 in his second time as...

Japan faces World War Two anniversary...

Japan faces World War Two anniversary...

World

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Future generations should not have to keep apologizing for mistakes of the past, Abe has said

Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency,...

Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, May 25 2020

Tokyo reported 8 new infections on Monday, media says

Create environment conducive for Rohingya...

Create environment conducive for Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 23 2019

In a meeting with Suu Kyi in Tokyo, the Japanese prime minister also placed great emphasis on taking...

North Korea fires ballistic missile...

North Korea fires ballistic missile...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

The missile was 'believed to be one of the Pukkuksong models,' the JCS said in a statement, referring...

Reports: Japan, US reach broad agreement...

Reports: Japan, US reach broad agreement...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Both sides agreed that Japan will cut tariffs on US beef and pork to the TPP levels, but will not set...

Shinzo Abe meets Iran supreme leader...

Shinzo Abe meets Iran supreme leader...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Tokyo is a key ally of Washington and has also traditionally enjoyed good ties with Tehran

Report: Japan PM to meet Iran's Khamenei...

Report: Japan PM to meet Iran's Khamenei...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 2 2019

As tensions intensify between Iran and Japan's key ally the United States, Abe has reportedly proposed...

Dhaka, Tokyo discuss durable solution...

Dhaka, Tokyo discuss durable solution...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 29 2019

$2.5 billion ODA deal signed for implementing four projects to bolster ties

PM: Bangladesh always has Japan on her...

PM: Bangladesh always has Japan on her...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 29 2019

She further said it was always a pleasure for her to visit Japan

Dhaka signs $2.5b ODA deal with...

Dhaka signs $2.5b ODA deal with...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 29 2019

PM Hasina given guard of honour

Trump, Abe do diplomacy over golf and...

Trump, Abe do diplomacy over golf and...

World

Sun, May 26 2019

Trump is unhappy with Japan’s large trade surplus

Trump: Not disturbed that North Korea...

Trump: Not disturbed that N Korea fired...

World

Sun, May 26 2019

Trump is currently in Japan on a state visit

US official: Trump, Abe confirm 'joint...

US official: Trump, Abe confirm 'joint...

North America

Sun, Apr 28 2019

They also confirmed a joint desire to see China cease militarization of disputed territories in the East...

Japan PM nominated Trump for Nobel Peace...

Japan PM nominated Trump for Nobel Peace...

World

Sun, Feb 17 2019

The Japanese leader had given him 'the most beautiful copy' of a five-page nomination letter,...

Japan PM Abe to make rare China...

Japan PM Abe to make rare China...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 12 2018

No Japanese prime minister has paid an official visit to China since 2011 and no Chinese president has...

Japan, US to hold third economic dialogue...

Japan, US to hold third economic dialogue...

World

Fri, Oct 5 2018

During his visit, US Vice-President Pence will hold talks with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...