Shinzo Abe Appointed Prime Minister of Japan


Japanese Parliament on December 26 handed the prime ministry over to Shinzo Abe, who said that fixing the economy is Japan’s no. 1 priority. Abe, who was widely expected to become the conservative Liberal Democratic Party’s (LDP) choice, was prime minister in 2006 and 2007 before he abruptly resigned. He is replacing Yoshihiko Noda of the … [Read more...]