Yoshihide Suga

Japan PM Yoshihide Suga won’t seek re-election after year in office

Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said Friday he will not run for his ruling party’s leadership, effectively ending his tenure…

Japan PM sends offering to controversial shrine honouring war dead

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga sent a ritual offering Wednesday to the controversial Yasukuni shrine, a move likely to anger…

Japan says PM Yoshihide Suga plans to meet Joe Biden in US next month

Japan said Friday Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga will meet President Joe Biden in the United States next month, becoming the…

Japan PM ‘determined’ to hold Olympics despite cancellation report

Japan’s prime minister said he was “determined” to hold the Tokyo Olympics as organisers on Friday brushed off a report…

Japan PM Suga sets 2050 deadline for carbon neutrality

by Hiroshi Hiyama Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Monday set a 2050 deadline for the world’s third-largest economy to…

Japan’s new PM Suga pledges to tackle virus, kickstart economy

Japan’s new Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga pledged Wednesday to keep coronavirus infections under control and kickstart an economy in recession,…