• Reuters


Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling party called for a “cautious response” to an invitation to join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, but will leave the decision to him, a draft report said.

A panel of ruling Liberal Democratic Party lawmakers was tasked with looking into Japan’s possible membership in the AIIB, ahead of a meeting of Japanese and Chinese finance officials in Beijing this weekend.

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