Jan 22, 2016

Tokyo, Moscow to arrange Abe's unofficial visit to Russia

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Friday that the two countries will arrange an unofficial visit to Russia by Abe prior to Putin’s proposed trip to Japan. During telephone talks, Abe and Putin also confirmed their countries’ cooperation, ...

Jan 18, 2016

Abe congratulates Tsai on election as Taiwan's president

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday congratulated independence-leaning Tsai Ing-wen for her election as president of Taiwan. “I would like to express congratulations from the bottom of my heart. I’m hoping that the cooperative relationship between Japan and Taiwan will advance further,” Abe told ...