Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo
Japan

Japan PM Fumio Kishida dissolves parliament for October 31 general election

  • The election will pit the ruling LDP leader against unpopular opposition in a battle over who can better fix the pandemic-battered economy
  • Kishida’s party is promoting his vision of realising a ‘new capitalism’ that focuses on redistribution of wealth

Topic |   Japan
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. Photo: Kyodo
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