Contenders to Replace Kan Emerge as Moody’s Warns

Contenders to Replace Kan Emerge as Moody’s Warns

A combination photograph shows, clockwise from top left, Seiji Maehara, Japan's former foreign minister, Yoshihiko Noda, Japan's finance minister, Sumio Mabuchi, former land, infrastructure, and transport minister, Michihiko Kano, agriculture, forestry and fisheries minister, Sakihito Ozawa, former environment minister, and Banri Kaieda, economy, trade and industry minister. Photographers: Haruyoshi Yamaguchi and Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg