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Opinion: What investors ought to do after Trump fails to criticize Abe's policies - MarketWatch

(Corrects story originally published Feb. 13, 2017, to say that Japan, China and South Korea have trade surpluses, not deficits, with the U.S.). Donald Trump has accused countries including China and Japan of manipulating their currencies and running ...and more »

Has Abe got Trump's measure? Golf diplomacy puts Japan back on the green - The Conversation AU

Craig Mark does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. View all partners ...and more »

How memeable moments could help world leaders with their Trump problem -

Many world leaders need America—but regard Trump as potential political poison. Abe and Trudeau may have offered a new way forward. by Adrian Lee. Feb 13, 2017. A screenshot from a video of the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe making a face after ...and more »

Did Trump and Abe just launch a new chapter in US-Japan relations? - Washington Post

President Trump got off to a rocky foreign policy start in his first three weeks in office. Has he found a new friend in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who met with Trump in Washington on Friday and then traveled with the president to Florida to ...and more »

Does Donald Trump Know How To Shake Hands? An Investigation - Huffington Post

The internet is on fire talking about a handshake. Specifically, a handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe. It's a weird handshake that goes on far too long even for Abe's liking. Seriously. Twitter. This ...and more »

Abe and Trump take baby steps on trade - The Japan Times

WASHINGTON – The leaders of Japan and the United States spoke positively of their decision Friday to set up a dialogue on bilateral trade, but forthcoming negotiations may cost Prime Minister Shinzo Abe political capital at home. Stopping short of ...and more »

Japan, Where Populism Fails - New York Times

TOKYO — Call them populist or anti-establishment. Some, like Donald Trump, Marine Le Pen or Narendra Modi, are from the right. Others — Bernie Sanders, Alexis Tsipras, Jeremy Corbyn, Pablo Iglesias — are from the left. But in established democracies ...and more »

Trump reaffirms US-Japan security alliance in bid to soothe fears in Tokyo - Washington Post

President Trump pledged Friday that his administration remains committed to maintaining the United States' long-standing security alliance with Japan, aiming to calm jitters in Tokyo over his inflammatory rhetoric on the campaign trail. In a news ...and more »

President and First Lady Host Private Dinner for Japan's Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and Wife Akie Abe - WWD

The first couple's hospitality included a round of golf for the president and prime minister and a Japanese garden tour for the first lady and Akie Abe. By Rosemary Feitelberg and Kristi Ellis on February 11, 2017. Share This Article; Reddit · LinkedIn ...and more »

Trump assures Abe over disputed East China Sea islands -

Leaders of US and Japan sign joint statement reaffirming former's commitment to defend its ally militarily. 10 Feb 2017. Donald Trump has offered Japan assurances that mutual defence agreements cover the disputed Senkaku Islands, claimed by China ...and more »