Dec 23, 2013

Most oppose using force to aid ally: poll

More than half of the public opposes revising the government’s interpretation of the Constitution just for the sake of engaging in collective self-defense, a survey says. According to a weekend telephone survey on the issue of collective defense, or aiding an ally that comes ...

Vietnam photo exhibit opens

Nov 5, 2013

Vietnam photo exhibit opens

A photo exhibition co-sponsored by Vietnam News Agency and Kyodo News opened in Hanoi on Monday to mark the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Year and the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries. The exhibition, held at VNA’s headquarters in Hanoi, ...

Jul 14, 2013

LDP's lead intact ahead of election: poll

The ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s support rating has barely changed ahead of the Upper House election, reflecting the substantial lead it holds over the opposition Democratic Party of Japan, a survey said Sunday. The nationwide telephone survey conducted over the weekend said that 30.6 ...