[LONDON] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday he hoped Britain would avoid crashing out of the European Union without an agreement, as he threw his support behind the government's...

[ROTTERDAM] Japan and EU powers are working "very hard" to prevent Britain leaving the bloc without a deal, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Wednesday with his visiting Japanese...

MORE than 82,000 well-wishers paid their respects to Emperor Akihito who turned 85 on Sunday, his last birthday celebration at Tokyo's Imperial Palace before stepping down next year. ...

[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet approved on Friday a record US$900 billion draft budget for the next fiscal year, boosted by spending to offset the impact of a planned sales...

THE leaders of France and Japan on Friday stood by the Renault-Nissan auto alliance despite ructions from the arrest of its chief executive, officials said.

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THE visit last month by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to China to mark the 40th anniversary of the signing of a treaty of peace and friendship by the two countries has been called a "...

[TOKYO] Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved draft legislation on Friday to open the door to more overseas blue-collar workers in sectors grappling with labour shortages, a controversial...

[BEIJING] Japan's Shinzo Abe inspected troops off Beijing's Tiananmen Square Friday during a rare visit to China as ties further improve and the two countries face trade challenges from US...

[TOKYO] Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a rare trip to China this week hoping improved relations will lead to new economic partnerships, as the two countries come under US pressure on...

JAPAN will announce on Monday a sales tax hike in 2019 after repeated delays, reports said on Sunday, in an effort to address the nation's huge public debt. ...