Shinzo Abe

May 29, 2016
May 29, 2016

Tokyo renews pledge of $6b to Dhaka

Japan yesterday assured Bangladesh that it would fulfil its commitment to provide $6 billion, of which $1.5 billion would be released this year. ...

May 27, 2016
May 27, 2016

Obama: Hiroshima memory must never fade

US President Barack Obama is to visit Hiroshima, where the US dropped the world's first nuclear bomb.

April 18, 2016
April 18, 2016

‘Further tremors expected’ in Japan

Nearly 250,000 people have been told to leave their homes amid fears of further quakes in Japan, an aid agency says.

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

PM offers condolences after Japan quake

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed deep shock at the casualties and destruction following the earthquakes at Kumamoto and southern Japan.

August 6, 2015
August 6, 2015

Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bomb

Residents in the Japanese city of Hiroshima commemorate the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb being dropped by a US aircraft.

May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015

Tokyo's policy of pacifism coming under threat

Shinzo Abe much heralded economic policy, dubbed as “Abenomics” by his enthusiastic supporters, had been able to lift the Nikkei to an all-time high in the last one-and-half decades. However,...