Gulf Times - Japan-elections
Japan votes as ruling party seeks fresh start

Japan votes as ruling party seeks fresh start

Voting kicked off in Japan's general election on Sunday with Prime Minister Fumio Kishida hoping to win over a pandemic-fatigued public with spending promises as his long-ruling conservatives seek a fresh start.

Japan's ruling bloc set for upper house majority, may get two-third, says exit poll

Japan's ruling bloc set for upper house majority, may get two-third, says exit poll

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is set to keep a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday and with allies could seal the two-thirds majority