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Shinzo Abe

Date of Birth: 21 September 1954
Place of Birth: Tokyo, Japan


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Strains on the front line

China is also believed to have promised money during Macron's visit to Beijing early last month, while Parly sought a Japanese contribution when she met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo on 27 January...


Red sea rivals

At least partly in response to a United States call for greater Japanese participation in world affairs, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won parliamentary approval for an expanded overseas role for the Japan Self-Defence Forces...


Abe in Africa

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's state tour to Côte d’Ivoire, Mozambique and Ethiopia in early January was only the third official visit by a serving Japanese Premier to take in several African countries at once: in 2001, Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori travelled to a number of countries on the continent, as did Junichiro Koizumi in 2006...

Shinzo Abe's government considers Africa a more important part of Japan’s economic future than its predecessor, but there is also a keen awareness of the stiff competition from other Asian countries...


Making the best of the boom

This month, in discussions with Mozambique’s President Armando Guebuza, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced further lending from Tokyo for power plant and infrastructure development projects...

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Unhappy anniversary

That's why Salva Kiir went to Japan on 29 May to discuss aid with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Yokohama at the three-day Tokyo International Conference on African Development (AAC Vol 6 No 8 TICAD V - An agenda for business)...


Security climbs the agenda

In response to the January 2013 attack on the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to spend a chunk of Tokyo’s 2014 defence budget on launching a more robust intelligence-gathering operation across seven African countries...


Africa's bidding war

At the Fifth Tokyo International Conference for African Development, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s government pledged ¥3...


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Toshimitsu Motegi

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appointed Motegi as Minister of International Trade and Industry in December 2012...


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