Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo
Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo

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Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo
Shinzo Abe has made reviving Japan's stubbornly anaemic economy one of his top priorities, and forging a wide-ranging trade pact with the United States, through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), was a key part of that goal. Photo: Kyodo
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