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New Japan PM Suga's Cabinet lineup

Japan's newly elected Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, center, front row, and his Cabinet members pose for a photo at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on Sept. 16, 2020. (Pool photo/Kyodo)

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The following is the lineup of the new Cabinet Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga formed on Wednesday.

    Prime Minister

    Yoshihide Suga, age 71

    Deputy Prime Minister

    Finance Minister

    Minister in charge of financial services

    Minister in charge of overcoming deflation

    Taro Aso 79 (R)

    Internal Affairs and Communications Minister

    Ryota Takeda 52

    Justice Minister

    Yoko Kamikawa 67 (F)

    Foreign Minister

    Toshimitsu Motegi 64 (R)

    Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Minister

    Minister in charge of education rebuilding

    Koichi Hagiuda 57 (R)

    Health, Labor and Welfare Minister

    Minister in charge of working style reform

    Norihisa Tamura 55

    Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister

    Kotaro Nogami 53

    Economy, Trade and Industry Minister

    Minister in charge of industrial competitiveness

    Minister in charge of economic cooperation with Russia

    Minister in charge of the response to the economic impact caused by the nuclear accident

    Minister for the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation

    Hiroshi Kajiyama 64 (R)

    Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Minister

    Minister in charge of water cycle policy

    Kazuyoshi Akaba 62 (R)

    Environment Minister

    Minister in charge of nuclear emergency preparedness

    Shinjiro Koizumi 39 (R)

    Defense Minister

    Nobuo Kishi 61

    Chief Cabinet Secretary

    Minister in charge of mitigating the impact of U.S. forces in Okinawa

    Minister in charge of the abduction issue

    Katsunobu Kato 64

    Reconstruction Minister

    Minister in charge of comprehensive policy coordination for revival from the nuclear accident at Fukushima

    Katsuei Hirasawa 75

    Chairman of the National Public Safety Commission

    Minister in charge of building national resilience

    Minister in charge of territorial issues

    Minister in charge of disaster management

    Minister in charge of ocean policy

    Hachiro Okonogi 55

    Minister for promoting dynamic engagement of all citizens

    Minister in charge of regional revitalization

    Minister in charge of measures for declining birthrate

    Tetsushi Sakamoto 69

    Minister in charge of economic revitalization

    Minister in charge of promoting social security for all generations

    Minister in charge of economic and fiscal policy

    Yasutoshi Nishimura 57 (R)

    Minister in charge of administrative reform

    Minister in charge of regulatory reform

    Minister in charge of civil service reform

    Minister in charge of Okinawa and Northern Territories affairs

    Taro Kono 57

    Minister for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games

    Minister in charge of women's empowerment

    Minister in charge of gender equality

    Seiko Hashimoto 55 (F) (R)

    Minister for the 2025 World Exposition in Osaka

    Minister in charge of consumer affairs and food safety

    Minister in charge of "Cool Japan" strategy

    Minister in charge of intellectual property strategy

    Minister in charge of science and technology policy

    Minister in charge of space policy

    Shinji Inoue 50

    Minister in charge of digital reform

    Minister in charge of social security and tax number system

    Minister in charge of information technology policy

    Takuya Hirai 62

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    NOTES: Akaba is a member of the Komeito party. The others are from the Liberal Democratic Party.

    (F) denotes female ministers.

    (R) denotes Cabinet members who retained their current posts.

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