Oct 8, 2015

Only 35.4% support Abe's Cabinet reshuffle, poll finds

Only 35.4 percent of the public support Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet reshuffle conducted Wednesday, while 40.1 percent do not, a Kyodo News poll showed Thursday. Support for Abe’s Cabinet, however, rose 5.9 percentage points from September to 44.8 percent. The disapproval rating stood ...

Abe set to announce 'results-oriented Cabinet'

Oct 7, 2015

Abe set to announce 'results-oriented Cabinet'

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, in a Cabinet reshuffle set for Wednesday, is likely to appoint Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato as minister for measures to help create a society in which all members can play active roles, it was learned Tuesday. Abe is ...