[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...

[TOKYO] Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday that he wanted the Group of 20 meetings in Osaka next year to focus on identifying problems in the global economy before they could worsen.

[TOKYO] When asked about a complaint from a TV station that the most senior official at his ministry sexually harassed a reporter, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said the font used on the...

[TOKYO] Japanese finance minister Taro Aso said on Friday he would welcome a decision by the United States to explore rejoining the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), following news that President...

[TOKYO] Pressure mounted Tuesday on Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over a ballooning cronyism and cover-up scandal, as a new poll showed his support at the lowest level since his re-election...

[TOKYO] Japan's finance minister is considering skipping a Group of 20 (G-20) finance leaders' gathering in Buenos Aires next week, Japanese media reported, as a suspected cover-up of a...

[TOKYO] The name of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife, Akie, was removed from documents related to the controversial sale of state-owned land, Kyodo News reported on Monday, citing a...

[TOKYO] Japan's finance ministry is poised on Monday to admit to doctoring key documents related to a favouritism scandal dogging Shinzo Abe, as a new poll suggested the affair is hitting the...