[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. ...

JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe kept key ministers in their posts in a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday, including finance, trade and foreign affairs, while appointing just one woman to the new lineup.

[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to keep key ministers in their posts in a cabinet reshuffle in Tuesday, including finance, foreign affairs and the economy minister who has...

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday he was open to meeting Kim Jong Un in the wake of the North Korean leader's historic summit with US President...

[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump will hold a summit meeting on Sept 26, Japan's top government spokesman said on Friday...

[TOKYO] Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won comfortable re-election as leader of his ruling party on Thursday, setting him on course to become Japan's longest-serving premier and realise his dream of...

[TOKYO] Shinzo Abe is poised to win a third term as head of his political party on Thursday, putting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving premier and realise his dream of reforming the...