Yoshihide Suga

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    Biden administration clearly warns China against expansionism

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:22am on January 28, 2021

    One week into the job, United States president Joe Biden has sent a clear warning to Beijing against any expansionist intentions in East and Southeast...

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    Japan vows to tackle coronavirus as public support plunges

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:44pm on January 18, 2021

    Japan’s prime minister Yoshihide Suga pledged Monday to tackle surging coronavirus cases and restore normal life ‘as soon as possible’ as polls showed plunging support...

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    Japan PM says weighing coronavirus emergency for Tokyo area

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:03pm on January 04, 2021

    Japan’s prime minister Yoshihide Suga said Monday he was considering declaring a state of emergency in the greater Tokyo area over a ‘very severe’ third...

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    Japan PM Suga sends offering to controversial war shrine

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:12pm on October 17, 2020

    Japanese prime minister Yoshihide Suga sent a ritual offering Saturday to the controversial Yasukuni war shrine, which is seen by neighbouring countries as a symbol...

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    Yoshihide Suga named Japan PM

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo, Japan | Updated at 01:24pm on September 16, 2020

    Yoshihide Suga became Japan’s new prime minister on Wednesday, with the former chief cabinet secretary expected to stick closely to policies championed by Shinzo Abe...