/ Apr 30, 2016

Majority against amending Constitution under Abe: survey

A majority of the public opposes the prospect of the Abe administration amending the Constitution, the results of a nationwide telephone survey show. The results of the survey, conducted Friday and Saturday by Kyodo News, said about 56.5 percent of the respondents are against the ...

/ Mar 5, 2015

Growth in Japan uneven, tied to population size: poll

Despite Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's focus on revitalizing regional economies, growth remains uneven across Japan — with the pace of recovery slow the past year in municipalities with smaller populations, a Kyodo News survey showed Wednesday. Nearly 80 percent of local leaders who responded to ...