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Perdana Menteri Shinzo Abe mengadakan mesyuarat tergempar dengan menteri-menteri berkaitan dan menghantar menteri bertanggungjawab ke atas pengurusan bencana ke kawasan terjejas.

Ex-Japanese minister received ‘donations’ from scandal-tainted firm

Revelations a further blow to Japan’s nuclear industry struggling since the 2011 Fukushima disaster.

US-Japan trade deal vs TPP: Where it falls short, where it...

Japan has refused to grant US access to TPP-wide quotas in bilateral deal.

10% or 8%? Japan retailers scramble to cope with tax hike

Handling two different rates proves a burden to businesses.

Japan, EU come together to ‘check’ Chinese influence

EU officials concerned ‘mountains of debt’ make countries reliant on China.

Shinjiro Koizumi, the rising star in Abe’s new cabinet

Shinjiro Koizumi, 38, is the third youngest lawmaker to join a post-World War Two Japanese cabinet.

Abe set to bring son of popular ex-PM into cabinet

Shinjiro Koizumi, whom voters favour as their next leader, will be appointed to the environment minister post.

We are not seeking heightened tensions, Iran’s Zarif tells Japan

Every country should be able to enjoy its rights under international law, says Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Japan denies it gave away too much in trade talks with...

The agreement, if finalised, will cool a trade dispute between the two allies just as a trade war between the United States and China escalates.

Trump-Abe trade deal helps US farmers, forestalls auto tariffs

The US and Japan sealed the trade deal with Tokyo wavering tariffs on several agricultural products in return for the US to delay sanctions on Japanese automobile exports.

US, Japan agree on trade deal ‘in principle’

Negotiators agree on Japan placing tariffs on US agricultural products up to levels that apply to members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership pact, according to reports.

Trump ‘not happy’ after N.Korea’s Kim oversees latest rocket test

North Korea's official news agency describes the weapon as a 'super-large multiple rocket launcher.'

S.Korea’s Moon open to dialogue with Japan amid trade row

The two neighbours can overcome the past and move toward the future if Japan 'contemplates a past that brought misfortune to its neighbouring countries,' says South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

S.Korean cosmetics firm’s boss quits over YouTube video praising Japan

The video, played at a monthly meeting of some 700 employees of Kolmar Korea last week, praises Shinzo Abe for 'not punching Moon Jae-in in the face'.

Japan’s Abe unlikely to meet S.Korea’s Moon at UN

Shinzo Abe will not hold talks with Moon Jae-in unless Seoul takes constructive steps over World War-Two era forced labour and other issues.

Abe menang majoriti kerusi di Dewan Negara Jepun

Parti Demokratik Liberal (LDP) pimpinan Abe memenangi 5 pilihan raya Parlimen sejak 2012.

Japan’s Abe claims victory in upper house election

Shinzo Abe hopes to push for policies and meet the expectations of the Japanese people.

Abe on course to retain majority in upper house election

The result would shore up Abe's ruling coalition ahead of a tax hike later this year and keep alive the prime minister's plan to amend the country's pacifist constitution.

Japan votes in upper house election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition is forecast to win a solid majority of the 124 seats contested in the election.

Japan’s Abe faces headache from US plan for Mideast maritime coalition

Japanese officials will attend a briefing in Washington on the proposal, and it could be on the agenda when US national security adviser John Bolton visits Tokyo next week.

US, Japan eye possible small trade deal by September

The deal could involve Japan offering US farmers new access to its market in return for Washington reducing tariffs on certain Japanese auto parts.

Japan PM Abe’s coalition on track to win solid majority

Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its coalition partner Komeito are expected to win more than 63 seats, a majority of the 124 seats contested.

Japan’s Abe says a 10% sales tax is enough

Shinzo Abe is certain in his decision to not see the need to raise the nation's sales tax beyond 10% over the next ten years.

Xi agrees in principle to Japan state visit next year

China and Japan have a fraught relationship, complicated by longstanding maritime disputes and Japan's wartime legacy.