Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito pledged Tuesday to devote himself to the role of emperor as his father did when he assumes the Chrysanthemum Throne.
"I will devote myself body and soul to every.. L.A. Times Also reported by •Seattle Times
Japan’s parliament has passed a law allowing Emperor Akihito to abdicate. The 83-year-old has had heart surgery and treatment for prostate cancer, and said last year he feared his age might make it.. Source: Euronews English -
The Japanese government approves a one-off bill allowing ageing Emperor Akihito to step down from the Chrysanthemum Throne, in the first such abdication in two centuries. Source: news across the world -
Japan's Emperor Akihito will be allowed to abdicate the throne after the country's Diet, or National Assembly, enacted a special single-use law Friday, clearing the way for Crown Prince Naruhito to.. Newsmax Also reported by •Seattle Times •FOXNews.com
The market is watching the hung parliament situation in U.K, where Theresa May's Conservative party failed to attain a clear majority of 326 seats. In a rare event in Japan, the Parliament has passed.. RTTNews
Japan’s Parliament gave final approval to legislation that allows 83-year-old Emperor Akihito to retire after nearly three decades on the throne. Wall Street Journal Also reported by •Seattle Times •USATODAY.com •FOXNews.com •NYTimes.com