Abe-Trump Meeting May Yield Clues On Trump's Trade Vision - Foreign Policy (blog)

Japanese Prime Minister Abe is in Washington to see what, if anything, will replace the Trans Pacific Partnership. By David FrancisDavid Francis is a senior reporter for Foreign Policy, where he covers international finance. An award-winning journalist ...and more »

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

Many world leaders need America—but regard Trump as potential political poison. Abe and Trudeau may have offered a new way forward. Adrian Lee. February 13, 2017. Follow @AdrianKLee · Twitter · Facebook · Google+ Share · LinkedIn · Reddit · Email.and more »

Trump pledges 'even closer' ties with Japan in meeting with PM Abe - CBC.ca

U.S. President Donald Trump, fresh off patching up ties with China, reassured Japan's leader Friday that the U.S. will defend its close ally. Together, the pronouncements illustrated a shift toward a more mainstream Trump stance on U.S. policy toward Asia.and more »

Trump and the art of the super-awkward handshake - Washington Post

We know President Trump is concerned with appearances – especially when he's on television, or in front of news photographers or large crowds. We also know that President Trump is concerned with hands – how large they are, how strong they are – just ...and more »

Yen may be too hot to handle as Abe meets Trump - Financial Times

As they watched the evening news last Saturday, Tokyo's currency traders — along with everyone else in Japan — were given the chance to see Prime Minister Shinzo Abe out on the links, assiduously practising his golf swing before the biggest game of ...and more »

A Presidential Golf Outing, With a Twist: Trump Owns the Place - New York Times

President Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan on Saturday at Mar-a-Lago. “We got to know each other very, very well” while golfing, Mr. Trump said. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Black plastic covered the ...and more »

US' ties with Asian giants closer to status quo now - The Straits Times

Culminating a two-day diplomatic blitz, President Donald Trump has assuaged Japanese concerns by reaffirming the US' commitment to its alliance with Tokyo. Mr Trump and visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe heaped praise on each other at a joint ...and more »

Trump assures Abe over disputed East China Sea islands - Aljazeera.com

Leaders of US and Japan sign joint statement reaffirming former's commitment to defend its ally militarily. 10 Feb 2017 21:49 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00 ...and more »

Biz Worthy Friday: Japanese visit, soaring morale, striking approach, message not delivered and more - Dallas News (blog)

Dallas weather: Windy with some clouds and a high of 73°. Partly cloudy tonight, low near 63°. Dallas stocks: Follow the numbers of the top D-FW stocks with our live ticker. Talks with Japan. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald ...and more »

White House declines to publicly defend embattled Flynn - PBS NewsHour

White House National Security Advisor Michael Flynn walks down the White House colonnade on the way to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump's joint news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 10, ...and more »