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Donald Trump sells America short

By Fareed Zakaria
Thursday, September 17, 2015

Donald Trump’s presidential bid is centered on the promise of his personal talents. He says he’s the “most successful person ever to run for the presidency, by far.” (George Washington and Dwight Eisenhower, sit down!) But if there is an idea animating his candidacy, it is that the United States is being badly beaten by its economic competitors. 735 more words

Washington Post

Prime Minister Abe does super cute shuffle-jog into meeting room, China falls in love【GIF】

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the U.N. headquarters in New York on September 28 to discuss advancing negotiations on long-standing territorial disputes between the two countries. 227 more words


Japan’s government wants women in upper management, and churning out children

Japan’s government isn’t entirely sure what it wants from women. Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has declared women to be the country’s “most-underutilized resource,” and hopes to increase women’s presence in senior jobs from the 8 percent they currently occupy to 30 percent by 2020. 166 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Should Asia Fear a Resurgent Japan?

Shinzo Abe – the current Prime Minister of Japan – wrote a book called Determination to Protect This Country in 2004, which argued for the restoration of Japan’s military capabilities.  605 more words


Japan pledges $1.5 bn aid money for migrant crisis

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Japan : Every country is playing its role in the non-terminating migrant crisis and making financial contributions as per their own country budget. Japan has done its bit by anouncing aid money towards peace building. 246 more words


At United Nations, Barack Obama swipes at Vladimir Putin, Dick Cheney and Donald Trump - POLITICO

According to ths excellent article from Politico, Putin was a particular focus for Obama, as he railed against regimes that repress information and jail dissidents. 57 more words


29 Sept 2015 (AFR) - Shinzo Abe puts inflation goal further out of reach with mobile rate cuts

(29 September 2015, AFR, p13, by Kevin Buckland and Shigeki Nozawa)

‘Inflation expectations as reflected by Japan’s bond market are the lowest in seven months after consumer prices fell in August. 33 more words

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