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Kono to release new book on Aug. 27 

  • August 5, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

On Aug. 4, Kono Taro, Minister in charge of Administrative Reform, announced that his new book is due out on Aug. 27. Titled “Moving Japan Forward [Nihon wo mae ni susumeru]” (PHP Shinsho), the book presents Kono’s policies for achieving that goal.


“I would like to see Japan lead the world in more fields. I chose the title with that in mind,” Kono said in a YouTube video announcing his new book. Each chapter of the book is dedicated to one of his key policies.

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