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  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida in Tokyo

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida in Tokyo

    Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will deliver a commemorative speech followed by addresses from other high-level delegates.

    September 27, 2022
  • The Kishida Touch~II

    The Kishida Touch~II

    On the Taiwan issue, Hamada is likely to take the position as before that the issue should be resolved through peaceful dialogue.

    August 19, 2022
  • The Kishida Touch~I

    The Kishida Touch~I

    Interestingly, the four top party posts are all occupied by men. The new Cabinet has only two women as members, a sad reflection of male-dominated ruling politicians’ attitude.

    August 18, 2022
  • Japan Rearms

    Japan Rearms

    Last year, despite the pandemic related slowdown, the defense spending went up by an impressive 15 per cent, from the previous year.

    July 30, 2022
  • Japan after Abe

    Japan after Abe

    Amid this sombre situation, Toshimitsu Motegi, the LDP secretary-general, on behalf of the party pledged that the party would carry on the legacy left by Abe.

    July 29, 2022
  • Japan PM Kishida’s vision of a world free of nuclear weapons

    Japan PM Kishida’s vision of a world free of nuclear weapons

    Addressing the NPT conference will give Kishida a concrete starting point as prime minister to continue his lifework on nuclear disarmament and abolition.

    July 23, 2022
  • Kishida: Abe was a great politician

    Kishida: Abe was a great politician

    Kishida described Abe as a leader who “led our country in the face of a difficult domestic and international situation through his outstanding leadership and ability to take action.”

    July 9, 2022
  • Modi asks Japanese PM to further ease travel restrictions on Indians

    Modi asks Japanese PM to further ease travel restrictions on Indians

    They also agreed to further enhance bilateral security and defence cooperation, including in the area of defence manufacturing.

    May 25, 2022
  • PM Modi arrives in Tokyo, to participate in Quad summit tomorrow

    PM Modi arrives in Tokyo, to participate in Quad summit tomorrow

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Tokyo to participate in the Quad summit on May 24 at the invitation of the Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida.

    May 23, 2022
  • Japan PM pledges investment of 5 trillion yen ($42bn) over 5 years in India

    Japan PM pledges investment of 5 trillion yen ($42bn) over 5 years in India

    On the economic front, the Japanese PM reiterated his support to the mega projects underway in India and that Japan was committed to the economic development of India, especially in the Northeast.

    March 19, 2022
  • Japan PM Fumio Kishida on two-day visit to India from today

    Japan PM Fumio Kishida on two-day visit to India from today

    This visit on March 19-20 will be Kishida's first such visit in his role as Prime Minister and the Summit would be the first meeting between the two leaders.

    March 19, 2022
  • Kishida’s appeal

    Kishida’s appeal

    The election is scheduled to be held in July. Given that an alliance precedes an election and a coalition is formed thereafter, an agreeable pre-election alliance is the bedrock of a stable coalition. As the Prime Minister told the convention, “Is there any other option than the LDP-Komeito that can be entrusted with governing the country when we face history-making challenges?”

    March 17, 2022
  • Japanese PM hopes to host in-person Quad Summit in first half of 2022

    Japanese PM hopes to host in-person Quad Summit in first half of 2022

    The first in-person meeting of the leaders of the Quad countries was held in the fall of 2021 in the US.

    January 22, 2022
  • Japan may continue tough border curbs

    Japan may continue tough border curbs

    Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday asked Pfizer Inc. to bring forward Japan's contracted supply of Covid-19 vaccine.

    December 17, 2021
  • Japan’s ruling, oppn parties to hold special parliamentary session

    Japan’s ruling, oppn parties to hold special parliamentary session

    Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno officially conveyed the Diet schedule to the ruling and opposition parties on Friday morning.

    November 5, 2021
  • Vote for Stability

    Vote for Stability

    Of course, Kishida’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) emerged with fewer seats in the powerful Lower House than it won in the last election in 2017.

    November 4, 2021
  • Kishida’s priorities

    Kishida’s priorities

    Mr Kishida has adopted a markedly more sceptical view towards China than in the past as he tries to hedge the risks of the very strong dependence that Japan has on the Chinese market.

    October 23, 2021