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New Komeito Stalls on Collective Self-Defense
May 22, 2014
New Komeito Stalls on Collective Self-Defense
While Japan’s coalition partners argue over the agenda, Abe announces a new Cabinet position to push the issue in the Diet.
New Komeito Stalls on Collective Self-Defense
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
May 21, 2014
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
With a little time before Japan announces its latest economic reforms, Abe is stoking expectation.
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
Japan’s Economy Faces Uncertain Summer
May 21, 2014
Japan’s Economy Faces Uncertain Summer
With further negative reports from Japan’s nuclear sector, the economy could stumble before “structural reforms” even begin.
Japan’s Economy Faces Uncertain Summer
Japan-North Korea Negotiations to Resume
May 20, 2014
Japan-North Korea Negotiations to Resume
Despite intense rhetoric, there is space for tactical concessions and further detente.
Japan-North Korea Negotiations to Resume
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
May 20, 2014
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
GSDF camps are to be built on three islands near the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands to handle “remote island attacks.”
Japan to Build Defense Camps Near Disputed Islands
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