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Japan's Suga plans to keep Aso as deputy PM and finance minister: Nikkei

FILE PHOTO: Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso arrives at the ceremony site where Emperor Naruhito will report the conduct of the enthronement ceremony at the Imperial Sanctuary inside the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Hong-ji

TOKYO (Reuters) - Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s next Prime Minister, plans to re-appoint Taro Aso as his deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, the same positions Aso currently holds, Nikkei business daily reported on Monday.

Suga has promised to continue key policies of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Reporting by Hideyuki Sano

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