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  1. Japan office workers

    Commentary: Despite achieving economic success, Japan struggles with gender gap

    Japan’s gender gap is the largest among all advanced economies, and has worsened in part driven by a widening of the political gender gap, says an ...
  2. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will aim to ease tensions in the Middle East

    Japan's Abe begins Gulf tour in Saudi Arabia amid tensions

    Japan's premier arrived on Saturday (Jan 11) in Saudi Arabia at the start of a Gulf tour during which he hopes to ease tensions after the US ...
  3. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tokyo in December

    Japan's Abe to visit Middle East amid tensions

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Saudi Arabia, Oman and the United Arab Emirates next week as regional tensions spike after the US ...
  4. Japanese PM Abe and Iranian President Rouhani meet in Tokyo

    Japan briefs Iran on plan to send forces to Middle East

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday briefed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tokyo's plan to send naval forces to the Middle East to ...
  5. New National Stadium Construction Completion Ceremony

    Abe opens Tokyo 2020 National Stadium

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hailed the completion of the National Stadium built for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Sunday, his speech at the ...
  6. Narendra Modi, India's Prime Minister, and Shinzo Abe, Japan's Prime Minister, observe an

    Japan PM puts off visit after unrest in Indian state

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to India for summit talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi has been deferred, India's foreign ...
  7. Pictures of the Year

    Commentary: The man who took the biggest bet on North Korea leader Kim Jong Un

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in assumes North Korea can be made into a reliable, good-faith partner. That is a risky bet to take, says Robert E ...
  8. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attends a news conference after reshuffling his cabinet at h

    North Korea warns Japan's Abe may soon see real ballistic missile launch

    North Korea's state media on Saturday lashed out at Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as an "imbecile and political dwarf" for calling ...
  9. Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s longest-serving premier | Video
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    Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s longest-serving premier | Video

    Shinzo Abe becomes Japan's longest-serving premier on Nov 20, surpassing the record of 2,886 days in office held by early 1900s leader Taro Katsura.