Japan capable of reviving ‘TPP’ agreement, claims Asian think tank

Japan capable of reviving ‘TPP’ agreement, claims Asian think tank

Singapore/Tokyo: An Asian think tank claims that even though the US has stepped out from the ambitious ‘Trans-Pacific Partnership’ (TPP) agreement, it can be renewed and Japan is capable of leading it. Debora Elms, the Executive Director of the ‘Asian Trade Centre’ think tank from Singapore made this claim on a US news channel. After […]

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Japan should prepare for ‘First Strike’ policy against North Korea, demand members of Japanese Parliament

Japan should prepare for ‘First  Strike’ policy against North  Korea, demand members of Japanese Parliament

Tokyo: Senior members of the National Diet i.e. the Japanese Parliament proposed that Japan, who up until now has adopted the self-defence policy, should take a step forward and seriously comtemplate over the alternative of ‘First Strike’. Also, while dangerous activities from its neighbouring countries are on the rise, Japan should prepare to be the […]

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Japan should prepare for ‘First Strike’ policy against North Korea, demand members of Japanese Parliament

Japan should prepare for ‘First  Strike’ policy against North Korea, demand members of Japanese Parliament

Tokyo: Senior members of the National Diet i.e. the Japanese Parliament proposed that Japan, who up until now has adopted the self-defence policy, should take a step forward and seriously comtemplate over the alternative of ‘First Strike’. Also, while dangerous activities from its neighbouring countries are on the rise, Japan should prepare to be the […]

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Japan eager to help develop infrastructure in North East India

Japan eager to help develop infrastructure in North East India

New Delhi, 14th Feb 2017:“Japan is eager to help India develop infrastructure in its North-east regions”. Japan’s Ambassador to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, declared this at a conference on India-Japan convergences in New Delhi. A vitriolic reaction was received from China previously when Japan had expressed willingness to assist for the development projects in Arunachal Pradesh. […]

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US President Trump signs Executive Order to withdraw US from Trans-Pacific Partnership

US President Trump signs Executive Order to withdraw US from Trans-Pacific Partnership

Washington DC: President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to withdraw US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, following the promise from his presidential campaign. On Monday, Trump signed the Executive Order and announced US’s exit from the TPP. This announcement has hit Japan the most, while at the same time other countries […]

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Chinese warship pursued by Japan

Chinese warship pursued by Japan

Beijing : The Japanese fighter planes chased the Chinese aircraft carrier warship which was passing through Japan’s Miyako and Okinawa islands. The Defence Ministry of China made a comment against Japan about this event, which occurred a few days back. Yang Yujun , spokesperson for the Chinese Defense Ministry made a remark that the Japanese […]

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China’s aircraft carrier heads for Pacific

China’s aircraft carrier heads for Pacific

Beijing: China’s aircraft carrier ‘Liaoning’ has left for the Pacific ocean, after conducting drills near Korean territory a week ago. The Chinese aircraft carrier will be conducting military drills in the western region of the Pacific Ocean. Last week, China had announced that its aircraft carrier warship is now combat ready. According to the information […]

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Australia and France sign an ambitious $37 billion defence contract

Australia and France sign an ambitious $37 billion defence contract

Adelaide: Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull and the French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian sign an ambitious 37 billion dollar contract. As per the contract, France is to provide 12 state-of-the-art’ stealth submarines’ to Australia. The ‘Shortfin Barracuda’ submarines are to be built by the French shipbuilding company DCNS and the entire construction is to […]

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Russian President agrees on economic cooperation during Japan visit but disputed Islands treaty uncertain

Russian President agrees on economic cooperation during Japan visit but disputed Islands treaty uncertain

Tokyo:  In his historic visit to Japan, the Russian president Vladimir Putin has agreed for a Russia-Japan economic cooperation. However, the peace treaty issue over the disputed Kuril Islands appears to not have been resolved according to the information received from the official sources of both countries. Therefore, analysts claim that Putin’s visit yielded only […]

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