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Fumio Kishida to Become Japan’s Next Prime Minister

Kishida replaces outgoing party leader Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. Suga is stepping down after serving only one year since taking office last September. Kishida beat Taro Kono, the vaccinations minister, in a runoff after moving ahead of two female candidates.
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L 38%
C 33%
R 29%
CNN
Raw Story
The Guardian
CBC News
Global News
The Hindu
+24
BBC News
Reuters
CTV News
NZ Herald
+22
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
The Nation
+14
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Fumio Kishida: calm centrist picked as Japan's next PM

Japan's next leader Fumio Kishida is a soft-spoken former foreign minister from a Hiroshima family of politicians, with a reputation of seeking the middle ground and a fondness for baseball.

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Times of India
Times of IndiaR

Soft-spoken Fumio Kishida to become Japan's next PM after party vote

Rest of World News: TOKYO: Former foreign minister Fumio Kishida won on Wednesday a race to lead Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), virtually ensuring that he.

2 months ago|Mumbai, India
BBC News
BBC NewsC

Fumio Kishida wins race to become Japan's next prime minister

Mr Kishida will succeed Yoshihide Suga, who decided to step down after just one year in office.

2 months ago|United Kingdom
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Fumio Kishida: a ‘safe pair of hands’ for Japan’s ruling party

Analysis: election result marks return of pragmatic and centrist policies, spearheaded by a decent, if unexciting, leaderJapan’s governing Liberal Democratic party [LDP] has chosen stability and moderation in electing Fumio Kishida as its new leader – a post that all but guarantees that he will become the country’s prime minister on Monday.Kishida, like Taro Kono – the man he defeated in a second round of voting on Wednesday – is a hereditary po…

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CBC News
CBC NewsL

Fumio Kishida set to become Japan's next PM after winning ruling party leadership

Japan's former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida won the governing party leadership election on Wednesday and is set to become the next prime minister, facing the imminent task of addressing a pandemic-hit economy and ensuring a strong alliance with the United States to counter growing regional security risks.

2 months ago|Canada
Reuters
ReutersC

Soft-spoken Kishida to become Japan's next PM after party vote

TOKYO - Former foreign minister Fumio Kishida won on Wednesday a race to lead Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), virtually ensuring that he will succeed Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga in the post within days. (Reporting by Antoni Slodkowski; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

2 months ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 India

In Victory for Japan Establishment, Fumio Kishida Set to Become Next Prime Minister

Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) on Wednesday anointed former foreign minister Fumio Kishida as its next leader in a victory for the party's establishment that virtually ensures he will become prime minister within days.

2 months ago|India
CTV News
CTV NewsC

Japan ex-diplomat Kishida wins party vote, to become new PM

Japan's former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida won the governing party leadership election on Wednesday and is set to become the next prime minister, facing the imminent task of addressing a pandemic-hit economy and ensuring a strong alliance with Washington to counter growing regional security risks.

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
Global News
Global NewsL

Fumio Kishida to become Japan’s new prime minister after winning party leadership - National

Kishida replaces outgoing party leader Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, who is stepping down after serving only one year since taking office last September.

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
The Hindu
The Hindu L

Japan’s ruling party votes for new leader to replace PM Suga

In the first round of votes, former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida came in first with 256, only one vote ahead of Taro Kono, the Vaccinations Minister.

2 months ago|India
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76 of these news sources are bias rated
29 lean LEFT
L 38%
C 33%
R 29%
CNN
Raw Story
The Guardian
CBC News
Global News
The Hindu
NDTV
USA Today
The Independent
abc News
Hindustan Times
Sydney Morning Herald
New York Times
+17
BBC News
Reuters
CTV News
NZ Herald
CNBC
Associated Press News
IBTimes
News24
Channel News Asia
Sky News
WION
+15
Times of India
Washington Times
Independent.ie
The Nation
The Straits Times
Financial Post
Russia Today
TASS
Arab News
The Times
Nikkei
+7
The Star Kuala Lumpur
Anadolu Ajansı
Mehr News Agency
Sky News Australia
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