Asia Economy

Japan’s next prime minister faces a ‘difficult year’ ahead after Abe resigns

Shinzo Abe, Japan’s prime minister, removes his protective face mask during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, May 14, 2020. Akio Kon | Bloomberg via Getty Images Whoever succeeds Shinzo Abe as Japan’s next prime minister is set for a “difficult year” ahead, Teneo Intelligence’s Tobias Harris told CNBC in an email. The … Read more