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Taiwan first lady to attend exhibit

Jul 28, 2014

Taiwan first lady to attend exhibit

Taiwan’s first lady, Chow Mei-ching, will visit Japan next week for a trip she postponed last month after posters and other promotional materials prepared by the Japanese side omitted the word “national” in referring to a rare exhibit by Taiwan’s National Palace Museum, the ...

G-7 should cooperate on MH17 probe: Suga

Jul 28, 2014

G-7 should cooperate on MH17 probe: Suga

The Group of Seven nations should work together on a multinational probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Monday. “The G-7′s concerted effort is needed to solve this problem,” Suga, the government’s top spokesman, said in ...

Japan, Trinidad and Tobago eye stronger ties

Jul 28, 2014

Japan, Trinidad and Tobago eye stronger ties

Japan and Trinidad and Tobago have agreed to bolster cooperation in areas ranging from the economy to disaster prevention as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the resource-rich Caribbean country Sunday on the second leg of his Latin America trip. During talks with Prime Minister ...

China to run out of exports of endangered European eel by early next year

Jul 28, 2014

China to run out of exports of endangered European eel by early next year

China will stop exporting the internationally protected European eel to Japan by the end of next January, industry sources said Monday. The Chinese government’s office for wildlife protection has notified Japanese industry officials that the stock for re-exported, French-origin eels protected by an international ...