TPP-linked talks with U.S. held on key sectors

Aug 7, 2013

TPP-linked talks with U.S. held on key sectors

Japan and the United States launched direct trade negotiations Wednesday on autos and nontariff barriers in parallel with the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks. Over the next three days in Tokyo, the two largest economies involved in the TPP talks will discuss auto safety standards, insurance ...

Talks start with U.S. on new defense plan

Jan 18, 2013

Talks start with U.S. on new defense plan

Officials from Japan and the United States involved in defense and foreign affairs began full-fledged consultations over revising bilateral guidelines on defense cooperation at working-level talks Thursday in Tokyo. One focus of the revisions is likely to be how to beef up cooperation between ...