Catherine Makino

Catherine Makino

Asia Pacific

Energy vs alliances: Abe's Middle Eastern tightrope walk

Japan's prime minister meets Iran's leaders to reduce tensions with the US and protect energy supplies.

Energy vs alliances: Abe's Middle Eastern tightrope walk

Japan

As Trump heads to Tokyo, Japan's firms brace for trade war impact

Top manufacturers are concerned the dispute between China and the US will hurt their supply chains and markets.

As Trump heads to Tokyo, Japan's firms brace for trade war impact