All posts tagged "Japanese Emperor"
Japan’s ruling party to support one-off legislation for Emperor’s abdication
It was announced this week that Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party have decided to support the creation of a one-time-use mechanism...International royals14th February 2017
Emperor Akihito opens Japanese National Diet
His Imperial Majesty, Emperor Akihito of Japan, opened the Japanese National Diet this Friday. Reading a prepared speech within the upper...International royals22nd January 2017
Possible date for Emperor’s abdication revealed
According to a government source, the Japanese government has been considering the possibility of Crown Prince Naruhito acceding to the Chrysanthemum...International royals11th January 2017