June 03, 2021 7:11 am
The government is considering crafting a new economic stimulus package before the expected snap election, the Asahi newspaper said on Thursday, citing several anonymous ruling party executives.
April 17, 2021 9:26 pm
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and President Joe Biden discussed regional security in East Asia, but also talked technology, the Olympics and golf.
April 17, 2021 11:56 am
Other issues like climate change, fight against coronavirus pandemic and North Korea did appear in their talks on Friday, which was the first for Biden with a foreign leader as the president of the United States.
April 16, 2021 9:26 am
Friday's talks will be Biden's first face-to-face meeting with a foreign leader since he took office, and they follow four years of uncertainty for the Japan-U.S. alliance under former President Donald Trump's administration.
April 09, 2021 2:48 am
Suga and Modi were face-to-face last month at the virtual Quad leaders' summit, but an in-person visit will be a different experience.