The Newsmakers

Evaluating Shinzo Abe’s Legacy, and Looking Ahead to Japan’s New Prime Minister

What legacy does outgoing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe leave behind? Did ‘Abenomics’ really transform Japan? And how will Japan’s new prime minister steer the world’s third largest economy into the future, as the country balances its relationship with the US and China, and fends off the North Korean nuclear threat? Guests: Ichiro Fujisaki Japan’s Former Deputy Foreign Minister and Ambassador to the US, UN and WTO Waqas Adenwala Asia Analyst at The Economist Intelligence Unit

Japan’s Shinzo Abe Steps Down

Japan’s Shinzo Abe Steps Down

Why did Japan’s Prime Minister resign?

Why did Japan’s Prime Minister resign?

Japan's Yoshihide Suga wins party leadership race

Japan's Yoshihide Suga wins party leadership race

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Can we reverse global heating?

Can we reverse global heating?

Can the US House of Representatives function under these conditions?

Can the US House of Representatives function under these conditions?

Is polarising politics contributing to the unrest in South America?

Is polarising politics contributing to the unrest in South America?

What's behind Russia's 36-hour ceasefire in Ukraine for Russian Orthodox Christmas?

What's behind Russia's 36-hour ceasefire in Ukraine for Russian Orthodox Christmas?

Is India responsible for the children's deaths in The Gambia and Uzbekistan?

Is India responsible for the children's deaths in The Gambia and Uzbekistan?

What does Israel's shift to the ultra-right mean for the region?

What does Israel's shift to the ultra-right mean for the region?

Is China hiding its COVID-19 numbers?

Is China hiding its COVID-19 numbers?

Should Bangladesh's PM Sheikh Hasina resign as thousands protest against the government?

Should Bangladesh's PM Sheikh Hasina resign as thousands protest against the government?

Is Peru sinking deeper into a political crisis?

Is Peru sinking deeper into a political crisis?

Managing Malaria | New Drug Brings Hope

Managing Malaria | New Drug Brings Hope

Does Twitter allow free speech to everyone?

Does Twitter allow free speech to everyone?

Will killer robots be part of our lives in the near future?

Will killer robots be part of our lives in the near future?

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