How Japan’s new PM is promising a ‘new capitalism’

During these two leaders’ tenure they had some success – the country’s stock market has more than doubled in value. When Mr Abe became the country’s prime minister for the second time in December 2012, the Nikkei 225 was below 10,000 yen. In February this year, it topped 30,000 for the first time since 1990.

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