Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- For two decades Japan has languished as its closest Asian rivals rose in prominence. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is trying to reverse that trend allowing a nascent recovery in business ties with China and South Korea.
Abe’s scaling down of Japanese nationalist proposals won't please far-right wing groups, who want to see Japan assert itself in the region. Bloomberg's Scilla Alecci reports. (Source: Bloomberg)