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DNA: Watch Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's viral video

DNA brings to you Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's viral video. Watch this video to know more.

May 02, 2019, 22:52 PM IST

Trump speaks to Japan's PM, S Korea's President about North Korea

President Donald Trump spoke with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-In and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about the upcoming Winter Olympics and the current situation in the Korean peninsula, the White House said today.

Feb 03, 2018, 06:28 AM IST

Japanese prime minister lays wreaths at Hawaii cemeteries

Japanese Prime Minister Shizo Abe laid wreaths at various cemeteries and memorials ahead of a visit today to the site of the 1941 bombing that plunged the United States into World War II.

Dec 27, 2016, 08:02 AM IST

Japan PM Shinzo Abe delays tax hike in blow for Abenomics

Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday said he would delay a sales tax hike that threatened to derail the fragile economy, but analysts said it highlighted the failure of his years-long efforts to spark growth.
 

Jun 01, 2016, 18:02 PM IST

Jaitley to 'take India story forward' with Japanese investors

Tokyo: Eyeing investments from Asia's second-biggest economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said his visit to Japan is aimed at taking India growth story forward with investors so as to make them invest in a host of sectors, including infrastructure.

May 30, 2016, 12:15 PM IST

Japan shares G-7 push for inclusive growth with Asia, Africa

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is sharing a push by the Group of Seven advanced industrial nations to promote inclusive growth across the globe in meetings with leaders of seven developing countries.

May 28, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

For Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, its business in Delhi and spirituality in Varanasi

With bilateral talks and business meetings wrapped up in New Delhi earlier in the day, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe experienced a spiritual retreat on the banks of the holy Ganges river at the Dasaswamedh ghat here.

Dec 12, 2015, 20:39 PM IST

What Japan has said in the past about its war record

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday will make a statement just ahead of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

Aug 14, 2015, 10:44 AM IST

Japan set to revise contentious Tokyo 2020 Olympics stadium plans

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was poised on Friday to announce plans to revise the design of a controversial national stadium, the centrepiece of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, media reports said, after sky-rocketing costs sparked public outrage.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

Naidu invites Japanese PM to Andhra capital's foundation stone ceremony

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo and invited him to the foundation stone laying ceremony of state`s new capital Amaravati.

Jul 07, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Japan's prime minister goes to US to showcase close ties

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has arrived in the US for a week-long visit to showcase the success of the alliance built from Tokyo's defeat in World War II, while promoting a political agenda based on still stronger military and economic ties.

Apr 27, 2015, 07:54 AM IST

Japan govt approves $812 bn budget; deficit-halving goal in sight

The 96.34 trillion yen ($812.45 billion) general-account budget draft, the third since Abe swept to power in late 2012, marks a rise from this fiscal year`s initial 95.88 trillion yen.

Jan 14, 2015, 09:30 AM IST

Modi meets Philippines president, chats with Abe

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday met with Philippines President Benigno Aquino and later also held a brief interaction with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Nov 13, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

US welcomes meeting between Chinese and Japanese leaders

The US has welcomed the meeting between the Chinese president and the Japanese prime minister in Beijing.

Nov 11, 2014, 07:37 AM IST

Japan's Shinzo Abe urges Vladimir Putin to ensure Ukraine ceasefire holds

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin to play a constructive role in ensuring that a shaky ceasefire in Ukraine holds.

Nov 10, 2014, 00:09 AM IST

Leaders of Japan and China to hold first summit: Reports

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping are to hold their first summit next week, reports said Friday, after presiding over two years of animosity between Asia`s two biggest economies.

Nov 08, 2014, 03:48 AM IST

Abe makes fresh call for Japan-China summit

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has renewed his call to hold a summit with China, urging both Beijing and Tokyo to make "quiet efforts" to ease tensions between the two Asian giants.

Sep 26, 2014, 13:24 PM IST

India can get billions of dollars in FDI from Japan: Kochhar

Kochhar, who is part of a high-level business delegation that has come here for Modi's first official visit as Prime Minister, said that ICICI Bank will play a major role in arranging funds for Japanese investments into India.

Sep 01, 2014, 15:07 PM IST

Japan aims to double India investment in 5 years

The two leaders are also likely to agree to speed up talks on a nuclear energy pact, the Nikkei said.

Sep 01, 2014, 08:59 AM IST

Japanese Prime Minister to arrive on Saturday

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives here on Saturday on a significant three-day official visit, reflecting growing bilateral ties amid reports that he will announce low-interest loans worth USD 2 billion to India.

Jan 24, 2014, 19:21 PM IST