The rebound in Mr Abe's ratings has been attributed to the North Korean threat, which Dr Jeffrey Kingston of Temple University Japan describes as a "rally-around-the-flag tendency".
Heightened tensions with North Korea have helped restore voter approval damaged by a series of scandals, and may help Abe retain his coalition's two-thirds majority in the lower house.
Ahead of his snap election call, Abe ordered his Economy Minister, Toshimitsu Motegi, to put together a ¥2 trillion ($17.8 billion) stimulus package that will pump new cash into preschool education and care for the elderly. It said 42.2 percent of the voters still remain undecided about the elections.
"Japan is facing a hard time considering the situation in North Korea".
The Japanese public has been divided over Abe's proposal to allow the military more latitude to counter potential threats from countries like North Korea and China that are increasing their military and nuclear capabilities.
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On Monday, the French technology company supporting the election said it would be almost impossible to be ready for that date. Maraga said the opposition had failed to show evidence Kenyatta had campaigned using state resources or undue influence.
Mr Abe did not set a date for the vote but Japanese media suggest it will be on 22 October.
Tokyo's popular governor announced earlier on Monday that she is launching a new political party to challenge Abe's ruling party in the election.
"North Korea is attempting to dismiss with a smirk the efforts towards disarmament we have assiduously undertaken over the years", he said.
The dollar met with "heavy profit-taking pressure" around ¥112.50, an official at a major Japanese bank said. A survey last weekend by the Nikkei business daily newspaper indicated that 44 percent of voters meant to vote for Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).
This "may seem normal in Japan but from overseas, it is hard to understand", Yora told AFP.
Wage increases and greater capital spending are seen playing a crucial role in promoting Abe's campaign to invest in human resources and enhance innovation on productivity.
At the UN, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven also voiced concern over Mr Trump's bellicose tone and urged dialogue in tandem with sanctions.
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Asked whether the United States could remain in the agreement, Tillerson also appeared to leave a small window of possibility. The meeting in Montreal stood out for the lack of a high-level US presence.
And employees at some major Chinese banks told CNNMoney that they were no longer opening new accounts for any North Koreans. The Russian ambassador then said he had to correct his early statement about North Korea, Iran and Syria not being linked.
"But that required a dialogue we have not been able to have", said Tom Elvidge, Uber's General Manager in London . But he also suggested that Uber might eventually be allowed to continue operating in London.
A man and a La Verne officer were shot and wounded during an officer-involved shooting in the area early Saturday morning. Both were taken to nearby hospitals, where the officer was being treated for injuries that were not life-threatening.
The site also points to several photos Kylie posted on SnapChat that show her in uncharacteristically loose-fitting tee shirts. Because she's pregnant with Travis Scott's baby and is doing her best to lie low until she makes a formal announcement.
It comes as Mrs Clinton has released her latest book, " What Happened ", which tackles the 2016 USA presidential election. While some Twitter users praised Trump for his "sense of humour" following the golf ball retweet, others berated him.
Spain's central government says the referendum goes against the country's 1978 constitution, which states Spain is indivisible. Between 3,000 and 4,000 state police officers from other regions of Spain have arrived or are on their way to Catalonia.
There are conflicting reports regarding which military specifically will retain jurisdiction over the base. Israeli army sources said that cooperation between the Israeli Air Force and the US Army has been routine.
Pelosi walked out after telling the group that it was clear they "don't want any answers", NBC's Bay Area affiliate reported . Pelosi was eventually forced to leave her event as protesters overtook the stage and continued chanting for over half an hour.
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Trump asserted that North Korea's reckless pursuit of nuclear weapons threatens entire world with enormous loss of human life. North Korea has previously embraced racist, sexist and just plain rude statements about its enemies.
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Coming in third was Light Balance , followed by Mandy Harvey and Sara & Hero, in fourth and fifth places, respectively. You can actually watch America's Got Talent on UK TV, airing on TruTV on Tuesday and Friday nights.
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The main runway at the airport is likely to remain closed till this morning with operations continuing on a secondary runway. The runway will be closed off for maintainance till 2pm today. "The main runway is out of use due to heavy rains".