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Japan's record economic plunge wipes out Abe era gains

Japan's record economic plunge wipes out Abe era gains

Japan was hit by its biggest economic slump on record in the second quarter as the coronavirus pandemic emptied shopping malls and crushed demand for cars and other exports ...

Japan's Abe asks South Korea's Moon to act on row at first meeting for 15 months

Japan's Abe asks South Korea's Moon to act on row at first meeting for 15 months

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe asked South Korea's president on Tuesday to take steps to resolve a bitter dispute at their first bilateral talks in 15 months ...

Japan's Abe claims victory in upper house election

Japan's Abe claims victory in upper house election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe claimed victory Sunday for his ruling coalition in the upper house election, vowing to keep alive plans to amend the nation's pacifist constitution.

Japan PM Abe keeps allies in key posts, just one woman in cabinet

Japan PM Abe keeps allies in key posts, just one woman in cabinet

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe kept key ministers in their posts in a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday, including finance, trade and foreign affairs, while appointing just one woman to the new lineup.

Uncertainty prevails as scandal clouds Japan Abe's future

Uncertainty prevails as scandal clouds Japan Abe's future

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is facing his biggest political crisis since taking office more than five years ago, as suspicions swirl about a land sale to a school operator with ties to his wife.

Japan names new defence, foreign ministers in cabinet revamp

Japan names new defence, foreign ministers in cabinet revamp

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday named new defence and foreign ministers as part of a cabinet revamp he hopes will stem a decline in public support after a series of scandals and missteps.

Japan PM Abe to make first visit to Pearl Harbor

Japan PM Abe to make first visit to Pearl Harbor

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is to become the first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor, announcing Monday a trip to Hawaii this month for talks with US President Barack Obama.

Japan's Abe heads for New York for first talks with Trump

Japan's Abe heads for New York for first talks with Trump

Japan's premier Shinzo Abe headed to New York Thursday for talks with Donald Trump, the first leader to meet with the president-elect whose campaign pledges provoked anxiety over US foreign policy.

Japan’s Abe plans up to $90.7bn stimulus

Japan’s Abe plans up to $90.7bn stimulus

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to propose a fiscal stimulus package of as much as ¥10tn ($90.7bn) after warning Group of Seven

Abe lurches to economic left to broaden appeal before poll

Abe lurches to economic left to broaden appeal before poll

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is shifting his economic policies to the left in a bid to broaden....

Abe meets Putin looking to warm ties despite isle row

Abe meets Putin looking to warm ties despite isle row

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday in a rare visit by a G7...