Japan’s Aso Expands His Base After LDP Loss in Tokyo Election

Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso announced a merger of party factions … just a day after the LDP suffered a bruising defeat in a Tokyo assembly election that has presented Abe with one of his biggest tests since taking office in late 2012.
( read original story …)


Related Post

Tokyo futures set for weekly decline of nearly 7 p...
views 166
FUNDAMENTALS * The Tokyo Commodity Exchange rubber...
Japan’s Mizuho diving into fintech
views 159
The Japanese megabank's recently installed chief d...
Japan Business Conditions Strengthen, Optimism Gro...
views 184
Prospects for the Japanese economy have brightened...
Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Announc...
views 88
First Luxury Residential Real Estate Brand to Show...
Osaka defies illness and ranking for win
views 65
Japan’s Naomi Osaka has pushed through illness to ...
Our Migrant World
views 119
Along with Sunju’s move from her village to Osaka,...
Japan PM urges NKorea to stop missiles
views 181
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has urged North...
BANK OF JAPAN : Main events scheduled for Tuesday,...
views 122
Main events scheduled in Japan for Tuesday, Dec. 2...
BRIEF-Honda Motor to shift production of Super Cub...
views 75
* Honda Motor is set to shift production of Super ...
Forget 5-star restaurants and celebrity chefs — th...
views 87
Japan, perhaps more than other destinations, is a ...