ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Politics

Independents have their day as Abe's support sinks

Major Japanese polls show cabinet's disapproval ratings surging

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is struggling to contain diving approval ratings amid a series of scandals.

TOKYO -- Allegations of political favoritism are breeding deep public dissatisfaction with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet, sending disapproval ratings surging and increasing the ranks of voters identifying themselves as independents.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more