Kishida unlikely to change course on China and Taiwan

Japan will probably choose to align with the United States and other like-minded countries to enhance its deterrence against China. In this context, Japan will continue to stress the importance of ‘peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait’ and may further promote cooperation with Taiwan for this purpose.

ASEAN, Japan reaffirm commitment to advance partnership

JAKARTA, 23 March 2020- The 15th ASEAN-Japan Joint Cooperation Committee Meeting took…

Japan launches COVID-19 vaccinations as Olympics approach

The country has been slow to launch vaccinations against the coronavirus, starting its program later than around 80 other countries as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga faces criticism of a sluggish pandemic response.

Sony to invest US$80 million in Thai digital camera production unit

Thailand’s Board of Investment (BOI) secretary-general Atchaka Sribunruang on Thursday said BOI’s…

Thai Finance minister assures Japanese business of GDP growth

Finance Minister Korn Chatikavanij on Friday said he had assured the Japanese…

Japan Trade Organization Surveys International Operations of Japanese Firms

The Japan External Trade Organization JETRO today released the results of its…

Asean +3 finance ministers confirm strong economic recovery

East Asian finance ministers confirmed Sunday that a strong economic recovery is…

Asian Honda (Thailand) reports 53% export growth in Q1

Asian Honda Motor’s first-quarter exports soared 53 per cent year on year, thanks to the global economic recovery, said Fumihiko Ike president and CEO said yesterday.