Takashi Kitazume

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Fiscal system needed to back up EU banking union, expert says

Mar 17, 2013

Fiscal system needed to back up EU banking union, expert says

The eurozone crisis is not yet over and more institutional action is needed beyond the agreement for a banking union reached among top European leaders last year, a senior economist from a leading European think tank said at a recent symposium in Tokyo. “The ...

Japan urged to help build India's infrastructure

Jan 15, 2013

Japan urged to help build India's infrastructure

India needs to redouble its efforts to develop industrial and urban infrastructure that so far have not caught up with the pace of its economic growth, said Indian scholars taking part in a recent symposium in Tokyo who want Japan to play a key ...

Japanese investments in Mexico steady

| Dec 16, 2012

Japanese investments in Mexico steady

Japanese investments in Mexico remains steady, mainly in the auto and auto parts sectors, reflecting the growing vehicle production in the country and popularity of Japanese brand cars, said a researcher from the Japan External Trade Organization. More than 400 Japanese firms operate in ...