Tag: Shinzo Abe

S. Korea threatens retaliation over ‘irrational’ Japan virus quarantine

Seoul threatened to retaliate Friday over what it called Tokyo's "irrational" plan to quarantine arrivals from South Korea over the coronavirus outbreak, turning the...

Ho Ching on Japan closing schools: Covid-19 seems to be kind to young children

Singapore – Amid growing concern for the welfare of children, Ho Ching reminded parents that Covid-19 “seems to be kind to young children.” On February...

Cherry blossoms prompt full-blown scandal for Japan’s PM

by Kyoko HASEGAWA It might be the most Japanese of political scandals: a furore over Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's guest list at a party to...

South Korean cosmetics firm boss quits over YouTube praising Japan

The head of a major South Korean cosmetics firm resigned Sunday after facing heavy backlash for forcing his staff to watch a YouTube video...
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