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Japan PM Abe announces plan to step down

Japan PM Abe announces plan to step down

🕔12:04, 28.Aug 2020

Tokyo, Aug 28  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has planned to step down “because of health issues”, state-media reported on Friday. According to a report in NHK, Japan’s national broadcaster, Abe is scheduled to hold a news conference later in

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Abe declares state of emergency over COVID-19 (Ld)

Abe declares state of emergency over COVID-19 (Ld)

🕔16:57, 7.Apr 2020

Tokyo, April 7  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in several regions of the country, a move that expands the powers of the local authorities in containing the spread of COVID-19. Abe made the

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US, Japan sign limited trade deal

US, Japan sign limited trade deal

🕔12:12, 26.Sep 2019

New York, Sep 26  US President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have signed a limited trade agreement, allowing Tokyo to bypass tariffs on Japanese made cars for the moment. During a bilateral meet on the sidelines of

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India, Japan to start 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

India, Japan to start 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

🕔22:27, 29.Oct 2018

Tokyo, Oct 29 (IANS) India and Japan will start a 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue involving their respective foreign and defence ministers to work for peace and stability in the world, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday. “Without the cooperation between

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Japan’s Abe to visit US on June 7: White House

Japan’s Abe to visit US on June 7: White House

🕔09:30, 30.May 2018

Washington, May 30  The White House said on Tuesday that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Washington on June 7, ahead of the expected meeting between the leaders of Washington and Pyongyang. US President Donald Trump will meet with

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Sushma Swaraj calls on Japanese PM

Sushma Swaraj calls on Japanese PM

🕔14:26, 30.Mar 2018

Tokyo, March 30  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe here on Friday, the third and concluding day of her visit to the country. According to External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, Sushma Swaraj

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Japan PM promises firm stance on N.Korea

Japan PM promises firm stance on N.Korea

🕔09:49, 23.Oct 2017

Tokyo, Oct 23  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has promised to take a firm stance on North Korea, after a predicted landslide win in Sunday’s snap general election, the media reported on Monday. “My immediate task is to deal with

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A strong India in Japan’s interest, says Abe at bullet train foundation event

A strong India in Japan’s interest, says Abe at bullet train foundation event

🕔19:01, 14.Sep 2017

Ahmedabad, Sep 14 (IANS) The fast-growing India-Japan ties got a major fillip as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone here for India’s first bullet train project based on Japan’s Shinkansen super

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Abe begins India tour with Modi bonhomie

Abe begins India tour with Modi bonhomie

🕔09:48, 14.Sep 2017

Ahmedabad, Sep 14  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday began a two-day visit to India here with a warm hug from his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, who took him through a road show to Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati Ashram and the

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Japanese PM, Trump meet in New York

Japanese PM, Trump meet in New York

🕔10:00, 18.Nov 2016

New York, Nov 18  US President-elect Donald Trump met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the first foreign head of government he spoke face to face since he won the November 8 election.A spokesperson said that the meeting began on Thursday

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Russia, Japan agree to improve ties

Russia, Japan agree to improve ties

🕔10:40, 7.May 2016

Moscow, May 7 Russian President Vladimir Putin and visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday vowed to shore up bilateral ties in all directions after their relations have been at a low point since the Ukraine crisis.The two sides agreed

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Japan’s new security laws to take effect

Japan’s new security laws to take effect

🕔11:02, 22.Mar 2016

Tokyo, March 22  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s on Tuesday decided that the new national security laws will come into effect from March 29 which will allow the nation to exercise the right to collective self-defence.The ruling coalition passed the

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Abe, Obama confirm cooperation over North Korea’s nuke test

Abe, Obama confirm cooperation over North Korea’s nuke test

🕔10:48, 7.Jan 2016

Tokyo, Jan 7  Japan and the US early on Thursday confirmed to closely cooperate to cope with the hydrogen bomb test conducted by North Korea on Wednesday.The international community needs to take a resolute action to send strong message to

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Japan PM urges new plan to boost tourism

Japan PM urges new plan to boost tourism

🕔13:59, 9.Nov 2015

Tokyo, Nov 9  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday urged his cabinet to come up with a new plan by March 2016 to boost tourism in the country.The government had set a goal of increasing the annual number of

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South Korea, Japan agree to speed up talks during summit

South Korea, Japan agree to speed up talks during summit

🕔11:57, 2.Nov 2015

Seoul, Nov 2  South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed Monday to speed up talks on Japan’s wartime sex slavery of Korean women to reach an agreement on the issue at an earliest possible date,

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Japanese PM determined to enact security bills

Japanese PM determined to enact security bills

🕔14:35, 14.Sep 2015

Tokyo, Sep 14  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday told an Upper House committee that he is determined to get new bills on national security enacted during the current parliament session.The prime minister said the government should be prepared

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Japan offers assistance to India to tackle floods

Japan offers assistance to India to tackle floods

🕔11:15, 6.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 6  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and conveyed Japan’s readiness to provide assistance to tackle the massive floods in many parts of India. Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida has also

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Man arrested for flying drone over Japan PM’s office

Man arrested for flying drone over Japan PM’s office

🕔11:33, 25.Apr 2015

Tokyo, April 25  A man was arrested for flying a small drone carrying radioactive element cesium over the roof of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s office, authorities said on Saturday. Yasuo Yamamoto, 40, was arrested on Friday over suspicion of

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