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Abe to throw hat into LDP presidential race next month

National / Politics Jul 14, 2018

Abe to throw hat into LDP presidential race next month

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will announce his candidacy for the Liberal Democratic Party's presidential race next month, sources familiar with the matter said Saturday. Seeking to become Japan's longest-serving leader, Abe was initially expected to announce his plan for the September election on July 22, ...

Business May 28, 2018

Japan, China and South Korea agree to seek lower international roaming fees

Japanese, Chinese and South Korean communications ministers agreed Monday to reduce international roaming fees. High fees are an obstacle to increased use of such services, communications minister Seiko Noda said. International roaming enables people to use their mobile phones outside their countries. The three ministers, meeting in ...