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is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Fukuyama, Hiroshima and graduate of the University of Tokyo, he joined the Ministry of Finance in 1974, receiving a MPA from Harvard University in the United States while in the ministry. Leaving the ministry in 1993, he was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 2000. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Japanese Minister Seeks Corporate Tax Cut In 2015
2014-11-13
Yoichi Miyazawa, who was appointed Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry only last month, has stated that his objective is to reduce the country's corporate income tax rate by at least 2.5 percent next year. Earlier this year it was agreed ...
(Tax-news.com)
  1. Japan to maintain FY 2020 budget surplus goal: economy minister

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Abe's cabinet rocked by new scandal
2014-10-27
Yoichi Miyazawa, the nephew of former prime minister Kiichi Miyazawa, last week replaced Yuko Obuchi – the daughter of former prime minister Keizo Obuchi who herself has been touted as a future leader – after she quit over unrelated scandals.
(Financial Times)
  1. Japan trade minister got funds from foreign-owned firm, returned
  2. Japan minister's political chapter receives donations from foreign-owned firm
  3. Agenda of Japan's Abe Challenged as Scandals Mount

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Japan trade minister in conflict of interest row over Tepco shares
2014-10-24
Yoichi Miyazawa had already faced embarrassment on Thursday when it was revealed that members of his staff had claimed expenses for a visit to a bondage bar. On Friday, Miyazawa denied there was any conflict of interest over his shares in Tokyo ...
(The Guardian)
  1. Suga downplays conflict involving new trade chief's Tepco stake
  2. New Japan minister hit by S&M bar scandal
  3. Japan minister in S and M scandal faces fresh allegations

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Support group of Japan's new trade minister Yoichi Miyazawa spent funds at ...
2014-10-23
Japan's newly-appointed Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Yoichi Miyazawa attends a news conference at his ministry in Tokyo on Oct 21, 2014. Miyazawa has been caught in a funding scandal as a political support group of his spent money at a racy bar ...
(The Straits Times)
  1. Japanese Minister Yoichi Miyazawa in S&M Sex Club Expenses Row: 'That's Not ...
  2. Japan minister support staff 'put sex club on expenses'
  3. Japan PM's New Minister Hit by Scandal Over Racy Bar Bill