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International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde shakes hands with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the entrance of the sushi restaurant Kozasa in Tokyo on Thursday night. Lagarde is in Tokyo to attend a three-day international forum on women's participation in the workforce, dubbed the World Assembly for Women (WAW).

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Not Sukiyabashi Jiro sushi this time?

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How does Lagarde manage to stay perpetually tanned?

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Not Sukiyabashi Jiro sushi this time?

There are many superb sushi restaurants in Tokyo.

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2 old frauds. What is it with IMF chiefs that they are so highly though of while at the same time being typically yuck people.

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Abe is an inspiration. I'm not sure what Lagarde is a classic eurocratic bore. We need antidepressants to listen to that.

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Waste of good sushi, both of them.

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As long as shaking hands each other, they are fine. but when she starts to talk about help money for South Korea, watch out! and better ignore that negotiation. I just wonder when the result of IMF stress test on South Korea we would know? Disclosure of the result was supposed to be in last year, but we don't hear it yet?

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I wonder if this is the same restaurant Prime Minster Abe, Taro Aso and others spent 300,000円 while discussing the tax raise last year. It must be nice to be king.

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perhaps Abe can get a clue about economics from her.... he clearly has no idea.

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he clearly has no idea.

She has no idea too.

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