Abe tells Park Japan-South Korea ties are improving

Nov 16, 2015

Abe tells Park Japan-South Korea ties are improving

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told South Korean President Park Geun-hye that bilateral ties, strained over historical and territorial issues, appear to be improving after their first one-on-one summit earlier this month, a Japanese official said. As they exchanged pleasantries before the summit of the ...

Obama, Abe to hold talks next week in Manila

Nov 13, 2015

Obama, Abe to hold talks next week in Manila

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet one-on-one with U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Manila, the White House said Thursday. They will meet amid a range of shared concerns, including tension over China’s construction ...

Nov 13, 2015

Abe to tout economic measures at G-20 talks

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will promote the government’s measures to prop up the flagging economy, including overdue projects pushing structural reforms, at the G-20 meeting over the weekend, Japanese officials said. He will also explain his intention to enhance aid in the child-rearing and ...