Yuriko Koike

From Cairo to Tokyo: Yuriko Koike’ s Inspirational Journey

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Tokyo’s first female governor looks back a her time in Egypt and weighs in on issues like education in Egypt and Japan, women and the environment.

Abe, Koike trade blows as Japan election campaign kicks off

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 10:28 GMT

Tokyo's popular governor Yuriko Koike and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe traded barbs Tuesday as the gloves came off for the official start of a snap election campaign.

Tokyo Gov. Koike: No need for big change in monetary policy

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 - 01:06 GMT

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, whose new conservative party is challenging Japan's ruling bloc in an Oct. 22 election.

Tokyo's Koike reaches deal with opposition party ahead of Japan poll

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 12:38 GMT

Popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, whose fledgling conservative party poses a growing challenge to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc.

Tokyo votes in local polls with national consequences

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 03:30 GMT

Tokyo goes to the polls Sunday in a local election that could have national consequences as the capital's governor mounts a challenge to the party of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.