Japan is now fully embarked on navigating a course through the economic and national security minefield that lies between the United States and China.
It is important for Japan and China to accelerate the positive trend to ensure bilateral relations do not cool again
Factions in the LDP became an integral part of political life under Japan’s LDP-dominant system of government, and will be crucial to Abe's re-election.
Can Japan resist the temptation to make dirty concessions and keep to its globalisation strategy?
2017 AJRC Fellow Kerri Ng discusses her research experience in Japan.
RIETI and ANU co-hosted a conference in Tokyo in March 2018 to discuss Asia Pacific cooperation on issues such as security, trade and institutions.
2017 AJRC Fellow Hannah Harmelin discusses her research experience in Japan.
Japan has found itself assuming new and unusual leadership responsibilities in the Asia Pacific as it deals with the rise of protectionism in the United...
Japan is moving too slowly to cut its greenhouse gas emissions.
On 17–18 April 2018, US President Donald Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The pair’s personal rapport was emphasised throughout Abe’s...