Jun 11, 2013

Cease promoting nuclear power

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's decision to move forward with the development of nuclear power technology represents his cynical disregard for the victims of the Fukushima nuclear crisis.

Jun 8, 2013

Mr. Abe's 'third arrow' misses mark

If Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goal of boosting Japan's per capita gross national income by ¥1.5 million in 10 years sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

Jun 5, 2013

Abe to make pitch in City of London

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to give an economic policy speech in the City of London later this month, government officials said Monday. Abe plans to give the speech on his “Abenomics” economic policy after attending a Group of Eight summit in Britain slated ...

NATO chief, Abe pledge closer security cooperation

Apr 16, 2013

NATO chief, Abe pledge closer security cooperation


Visiting NATO Secretary General Anders Rasmussen signed a joint declaration Monday in Tokyo pledging expanded bilateral cooperation in disaster relief, counterterrorism, nonproliferation and maritime security, particularly measures against piracy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Rasmussen inked the four-page statement during a ceremony at the ...