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  • Trump in Japan: US president meets Emperor Naruhito
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  • Photos: Trump's visit to Japan
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    Finance


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  • What's at Stake in US-Japan Trade Talks
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    Celebrities


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  • 'Dorm chef' still cooking up culinary buzz
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    Culture


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  • Sterling Higa: Viewing Hawaii's Culture Through A Japanese Lens

    Criminal


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  • Carlos Ghosn's release on bail is part of a wider trend in Japan's ...
  • Not-guilty rulings on sex crimes
  • The end of the International Criminal Court?

    Religion


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  • Through the looking glassThe imperial succession highlights ...
  • Japan abdication and accession: Your questions answered
  • Deadly Jakarta riots revive specter of religion-fueled violence in ...

    Politics


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  • Trump Opens Tokyo Visit With a Tweet Sure to Unnerve the Japanese
  • Trump Awards 'President's Cup' at Sumo Match in Japan
  • Donald Trump says US isn't seeking regime change in Iran
  • Trump dismisses North Korean tests of 'some small weapons'
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  • Photos: Trump's visit to Japan
  • Cometh the hour, cometh the man's sonA political dynast is favoured ...
  • Support act: Behind every Japanese prime minister is a fascinating ...
  • Japan economy beats expectations of slowdown
  • BOJ Seeks More Accurate Measure of Japan's Economic Growth
  • President Trump meets Abe in Japan
  • Japan's labor shortage and low-wage puzzle
  • Japan downgrades prospects for economy due to China-US trade war
  • Japan witnesses double digit growth from India
  • Dentsu Inc.Q1 FY2019 Consolidated Financial Results
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  • IT services touted as key to future of Japan's farming sector
  • The World Population Pyramid (1950-2100)
  • What Will Asian Aviation Look Like In 2050? Part 1
  • Could These Two Mega Trends Crush Your Retirement Plan?
  • Where populations are booming and shrinking
  • Japan's labor shortage and low-wage puzzle
  • Japan exports fall again but business sentiment offers hope
  • Japan exports fall for fifth straight month in April
  • Japan's exports fall again, as US trade policy threatens outlook
  • Japan's Unexpected Growth Spurt Comes With Reasons for Caution
  • Japan's Aso: GDP at 2.1% and two quarters of growth is not bad
  • Trump touts August trade deal with Japan
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  • Japan's FY2019 Budget to Top 100 Trillion Yen for First Time
  • Japan plans record budget spending, less new debt in fiscal 2018 ...
  • Japan to miss 2025 fiscal target even under rosiest scenario
  • Japan's 2019 budget deficit to worsen to 3.8% of GDP as ...
  • Japan readies $18bn in stimulus ahead of 2019 tax hike
  • Unlike Trump's Tax Reform, Japan's Taxation Plan Is Neither Bold ...
  • Budget Hotel Market 2019 Analysis by Travelodge Hotels Roots ...
  • Japan's FY2019 Budget to Top 100 Trillion Yen for First Time
  • Japan's debt record high for 3rd straight year
  • Japan News: Will There Be A Sales Tax Hike, Despite Economic ...
  • Japan's growing debt divergence
  • Will he, won't he? Speculation over Japan's sales tax hike
  • Japan Real Estate Property Investment Guide for Foreigners ...
  • BOJ chief rejects idea of Japan as 'Modern Monetary Theory' model
  • Japan's debt passes 250% of GDP
  • Eurozone risks 'Japanisation' and 'lost decades' of economic growth

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    President


  • President Trump meets Abe in Japan
  • Photos: Trump's visit to Japan
  • In Japan, Trump pushes a hard line on trade — and a soft line on ...

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  • Thailand's parliament elects pro-army candidate as house speaker
  • Final votes set to be cast in European parliamentary elections as the ...
  • Finland is becoming Europe's Japan

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  • Trade talks aside, US President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister ...

    Deputy Prime Minister


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    Minister of Economy


  • Japan, US trade chiefs to meet in Tokyo ahead of Abe-Trump summit
  • President Trump Eyes August for a US-Japan Deal on Trade
  • Trump dismisses North Korean tests of 'some small weapons'

    Minister of Agriculture


  • IT services touted as key to future of Japan's farming sector
  • Trump to Delay Japan Trade Deal Until Country's July Polls
  • Donald Trump defends dictator Kim Jong Un, bashes Joe Biden, sits ...

    Minister of Culture


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  • Last name first, first name last: Japan minister tells foreign media to ...
  • 'On my mind': Trump meets relatives of Japanese abducted by N.Korea

    Minister of Defense


  • Japan-Singapore Security Ties in Focus With Defense Ministers ...
  • President Trump meets Abe in Japan
  • Japan and Vietnam defense ministers agree to peacefully tackle ...

    Minister of Education


  • Who should pay for higher education in Japan? The public, parents ...
  • Foreign Minister Taro Kono to ask media to switch order of ...
  • Trump becomes first foreign leader to meet Japan's new emperor

    Minister of Energy


  • Concerned about escalating Iran-US tensions, Japan offers to work ...
  • Trump Not Bothered by North Korea Missile Tests
  • President Donald J. Trump is Advancing Our Partnership with Japan ...

    Minister of Finance


  • Japan's Finance Ministry proposes cuts to local government ...
  • Trump presses Japan over trade gap, expects 'good things' from ...
  • Japan to limit foreign ownership of firms in its IT, telecom sectors

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Last name first, first name last: Japan minister tells foreign media to ...
  • Can US and Japan Reach a Trade Deal?
  • Trump: Japan-Mediated Iran Talks 'Would Be Fine'

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • The week ahead for May 27 to June 2
  • Kono to ask foreign media to switch order of Japanese names
  • The week ahead for May 20 to May 26

    Minister of Justice


  • Minutes found for 1980s meetings about Japan ministers ...
  • Japan turns up heat but fails to convince South Korea to accept ...
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    Minister of Health


  • No, the Japanese government has not banned microwave ovens to ...
  • Ex-Thai Prime Minister Prem Tinsulanonda dies at 98
  • Cometh the hour, cometh the man's sonA political dynast is favoured ...

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Donald Trump insists 'very smart' Kim Jong-un knows he must give ...
  • Japan's prime minister wants you to call him by his name
  • Behind the scenes of 24/7 service: The realities of 'owning' a ...

    Minister of Sports


  • Trump in Japan: Sumo, barbecue and an imperial audience
  • Japan to the world: Call him Abe Shinzo, not Shinzo Abe
  • Japan's foreign minister has a lesson for English speakers: it's Abe ...

    Director of State Security Service


  • Trump's high-risk Japan trip
  • Sarah Sanders Says Trump and Kim 'Agree in Their Assessment' of ...
  • POLITICO Playbook: For Trump, politics doesn't stop at the water's ...

    Chairman National Bank


  • The Week in Business: Farmers Get a Bailout, and Trump Heads to ...
  • Donald Trump plays golf, watches sumo tournament with Japan PM ...
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    Permanent Representative to the UN


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  • UN to issue roadmap for achieving SDGs
  • During periodic UN rights council review, North Korea denies ...

    Presidents Chief of Staff


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  • President Trump is big in Japan
  • Inside Trump's hunt to fill one of the worst jobs in Washington

    Chairman of Supreme Court


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  • Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court
  • President Trump is big in Japan

    Opposition


  • Japan's ruling bloc to delay submission of bill to revise referendum law
  • Japan's opposition parties urge lawmaker Hodaka Maruyama to ...
  • Double Japanese general election looks more realistic as unpopular ...

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Japan sees surprise 2.1% GDP growth for Q1
  • European Parliament elections, Japan GDP, M&S results
  • What lies behind the GDP growth
  • Japan's Q1 GDP: The Details Are Worrisome
  • The US won a trade war against Japan. But China is a whole new ...
  • Reasons for caution with Japan's unexpected GDP growth
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    Investment

  • Japan witnesses double digit growth from India
  • Dentsu Inc.Q1 FY2019 Consolidated Financial Results
  • Investment Casting Market 2019: Global Industry Current Trends ...
  • Investment Research Software Market Global Growth, Opportunities ...
  • Daily News 15 / 05 / 2019
  • Global Investment Research Software Market 2019, Trend, CAGR ...
  • Japan's Strategy in the Mekong Region
  • Global Investment Management Software Market 2019 Misys, SS&C ...
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    Demographics

  • Where populations are booming and shrinking
  • Japan's labor shortage and low-wage puzzle
  • In a Surprise, Japan's Economy Grew in the First Quarter, Despite a ...
  • IT services touted as key to future of Japan's farming sector
  • The World Population Pyramid (1950-2100)
  • What Will Asian Aviation Look Like In 2050? Part 1
  • Could These Two Mega Trends Crush Your Retirement Plan?
  • Where populations are booming and shrinking
  • Japan's labor shortage and low-wage puzzle
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    Export/Import

  • Japan exports fall again but business sentiment offers hope
  • Japan exports fall for fifth straight month in April
  • Japan's exports fall again, as US trade policy threatens outlook
  • Japan's Unexpected Growth Spurt Comes With Reasons for Caution
  • Japan's Aso: GDP at 2.1% and two quarters of growth is not bad
  • Trump touts August trade deal with Japan
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    Public Spending

  • Budget Hotel Market 2019 Analysis by Travelodge Hotels Roots ...
  • Japan's FY2019 Budget to Top 100 Trillion Yen for First Time
  • Japan plans record budget spending, less new debt in fiscal 2018 ...
  • Japan to miss 2025 fiscal target even under rosiest scenario
  • Japan's 2019 budget deficit to worsen to 3.8% of GDP as ...
  • Japan readies $18bn in stimulus ahead of 2019 tax hike
  • Unlike Trump's Tax Reform, Japan's Taxation Plan Is Neither Bold ...
  • Budget Hotel Market 2019 Analysis by Travelodge Hotels Roots ...
  • Japan's FY2019 Budget to Top 100 Trillion Yen for First Time
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    Public Debt

  • Japan's debt record high for 3rd straight year
  • Japan News: Will There Be A Sales Tax Hike, Despite Economic ...
  • Japan's growing debt divergence
  • Will he, won't he? Speculation over Japan's sales tax hike
  • Japan Real Estate Property Investment Guide for Foreigners ...
  • BOJ chief rejects idea of Japan as 'Modern Monetary Theory' model
  • Japan's debt passes 250% of GDP
  • Eurozone risks 'Japanisation' and 'lost decades' of economic growth
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