HAMAD ALHADBH WRITES – “Japan is on the verge of whether we can continue to function as a society,” said Fumio Kishida, Japan’s Prime Minister, in a January address to Parliament. As Japan’s birthrate continues to plummet to historic lows, the nation’s new government has concerns about the country’s future economic…Full Article JAPAN: AS BIRTHRATES DROP, CONCERN RISES
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JAPAN: WILL A NEW BOJ GOVERNOR LAUNCH A NEW PLAN?
SAM BECK WRITES – Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has named a new potential Governor of the world-renowned Bank of Japan, MIT Ph.D and former BOJ board member Kazuo Ueda. Dilemmas that faced incumbent Governor Haruhiko Kuroda, whose decade-long term ends in April, led to the announcement on February 14.…Full Article JAPAN: WILL A NEW BOJ GOVERNOR LAUNCH A NEW PLAN?
NORTH KOREA: THE BLAST HEARD AROUND THE WORLD
KAMRAN ALISHOV WRITES-The United Nations Security Council announced an emergency meeting following North Korea’s latest missile launch. On October 19th, North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile into waters off the coast of Japan. The information was immediately confirmed by South Korea’s military. At around 10:17 am, South Korea’s Joint…Full Article NORTH KOREA: THE BLAST HEARD AROUND THE WORLD