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Azerbaijan plans to organize export mission to Japan

Azerbaijan plans to organize export mission to Japan

Azerbaijan's Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev has received the Ambassador of Japan in Baku, Teruyuki Katori, the Azerbaijani economy ministry said. The sides discussed the questions of expansion …

China will step up to the plate on TPP if Japan doesn#039t

China will step up to the plate on TPP if Japan doesn't

Japan said it would press ahead with a Trans-Pacific Partnership. Why the sudden change?

Japanese jets deployed in response to Russian bombers

Japanese jets deployed in response to Russian bombers

Six Russian aircraft seen close to Japanese airspace forced fighter jets to be scrambled today. Japanese defence forces first reacted after two Tu-95 Bear strategic bombers were seen close to the Pacific Ocean. Soon afterwards …

Japan supports US actions in Syria

Japan supports US actions in Syria

Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida expressed support of the US actions in Syria. Kishida said he told the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Japan supports the US in its push to …

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed that the two nations and South Korea must maintain unity in dealing with North Korea launching ballistic missiles. The two spoke …

North Korea#039s missile explodes within seconds of launch

North Korea's missile explodes within seconds of launch

North Korea's latest missile launch appears to have ended in failure, Seoul's Defense Ministry said in a statement. The North fired a missile from the eastern coastal town of Wonsan on Wednesday, but the launch ended in a …

Shoigu explains Russian troops#039 deployment to Kuril Island

Shoigu explains Russian troops' deployment to Kuril Island

The deployment of a Russian division on the Kuril Islands is meant only to protect Russia, the Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said at a press conference in Tokyo. "This division was under formation for the …

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Japan, Russia to start working on concrete projects on disputed isles

Naoto Hayasaka wins gold at FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup

Naoto Hayasaka wins gold at FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup

Japanese gymnast Naoto Hayasaka won the gold medal of the FIG World Cup in Artistic Gymnastics in Baku in the last final of the tournament - horizontal bar exercises. His result is 14.333 points. Anton Kovacevic …

Can Beijing shape new Northeast Asia order?

Can Beijing shape new Northeast Asia order?

Japan and South Korea resorted to a balancing tactic between China and the US in economy and security, but now, they openly side with the US

Middle East petrostates moving beyond crude oil

Middle East petrostates moving beyond crude oil

Diversification brings in Japanese partners, including at Dubai refinery

Asia wants a stronger global role for Europe

Asia wants a stronger global role for Europe

The EU has to demonstrate its understanding of Asian concerns and interests

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea conducts “successful” ballistic missile test

Abe#039s riddle in U.S.

Abe's riddle in U.S.

Selling Japan to Trump and Trump to Japan

Will Russia overtake Europe in 33 years?

Will Russia overtake Europe in 33 years?

The International consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) presented the report titled 'The Long View: How will the global economic order change by 2050?', where its experts said that Russia will become the leading European …

What#039s eating Trump, Putin, Hollande, Merkel, May, Rouhani and Abe?

What's eating Trump, Putin, Hollande, Merkel, May, Rouhani and Abe?

Cooperation in Ukraine would represent stark turn in US policy

US and China: partners and potential opponents

US and China: partners and potential opponents

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The interdependence of the Chinese and US economies is great, and no one wants to damage it

Evacuation orders for over 2,900 as huge fire breaks out at Japanese petroleum plant

Evacuation orders for over 2,900 as huge fire breaks out at Japanese petroleum plant

Authorities have ordered the evacuation of over 2,900 people after a petrochemical plant in the city of Arida, Japan erupted in a major fire. Footage broadcast by the Japanese media shows firefighters trying to dose the flames as well as thick …

Forbes: Russia to win at energy and diplomacy games in 2017

Forbes: Russia to win at energy and diplomacy games in 2017

In the fading weeks of 2016, Japan, Qatar and the US have given Russia the opportunity to prevail in diplomacy and energy games in 2017, Forbes writes. According to the author, the Russian President Vladimir …

Putin: it#039s time to stop historical ping-pong about fate of South Kurils

Putin: it's time to stop "historical ping-pong" about fate of South Kurils

Russian President Vladimir Putin urges to stop "historical ping-pong" about the fate of the Kuril islands at a press conference after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday. …

Putin and Abe agree on joint economic activities on Kuril Islands

Putin and Abe agree on joint economic activities on Kuril Islands

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have discussed the details of bilateral document concerning the consultations on joint economic activities on the four South Kuril Islands, Russian Presidential Aide Yuri …

Putin and Abe decide to revive bilateral dialogue

Putin and Abe decide to revive bilateral dialogue

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to intensify dialogue and exchanged opinions on the key global and regional problems, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry …

Iran wants to attract Japanese investors

Iran wants to attract Japanese investors

Iran has invited Japanese companies to invest in oil and infrastructure projects, including in the development of railways and ports, chairman of Iran's Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and …

Itochu keen to expand co-op with SOCAR

Itochu keen to expand co-op with SOCAR

Japan’s Itochu Corporation is interested in expanding cooperation with Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR, Masahiro Imai, a member of the board at Itochu, said, Trend reports. Imai made the remarks at a …

WWII nearly over: Russia in peace talks with Japan

WWII nearly over: Russia in peace talks with Japan

Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit Japan on December 15-16th

Japan proceeds cautiously with Russia

Japan proceeds cautiously with Russia

Abe expects a slow-down in Russian-Chinese relations

 Sorge is such hero, which should be exle while educating today#039s generation

Sorge is such hero, which should be example while educating today's generation

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His monument is a mandatory attraction when visiting Azerbaijan, Veronika Krasheninnikova believes

Astana and Tokyo agree on visa-free travel for diplomats

Astana and Tokyo agree on visa-free travel for diplomats

The Kazakh Foreign Ministry held a ceremony of exchanging verbal notes on mutual cancelling of visa requirements for holders of diplomatic and official passports of citizens of Kazakhstan and Japan starting from January 2017. …

Nazarbayev holds talks with Japanese Emperor

Nazarbayev holds talks with Japanese Emperor

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met Japanese Emperor Akihito on Monday to discuss the prospects of the relations between Astana and Tokyo, the president's press service said. "In the …

Moscow and Tokyo prepare for the Putin-Abe summit

Moscow and Tokyo prepare for the Putin-Abe summit

Japan expects progress in negotiations on the South Kuril Islands