Japan's Economy and Fiscal Policy Minister Akira Amari announced his resignation over graft allegations, in what is the most high profile loss for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet thus far and could derail his "Abenomics" program to boost the economy. The government named Nobuteru Ishihara as the new Economy Minister.
Japan's Economy and Fiscal Policy Minister Akira Amari on Thursday announced his resignation over graft allegations.
The minister decided to step down after it was revealed that he received cash from a construction company.
Amari's resignation is thus far the most high profile loss for Prime Minister...
The leader of the Democratic Progressive Party, Tsai Ing-wen, attained a historic landslide victory in Taiwan's Presidential elections on Saturday, the reports showed.
Tsai Ing-wen will be the island's first female head of state.
When vote counting was almost over, Tsai got 56 percent of the vote,...