Apr 27, 2016

Japan, China, South Korea agree to cooperate over disaster waste

Environment ministers from Japan, China and South Korea agreed Wednesday to cooperate on management and reuse of disaster waste, with Tokyo offering to share its experience from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit northeastern Japan and other disasters. “Japan would prepare an ...

Mar 14, 2016

China hand Yokoi to become ambassador to China

The government will appoint Yutaka Yokoi, Japan’s representative in Turkey, as the next ambassador to China, sources familiar with the matter said Sunday. The appointment may take place in May. Yokoi, 61, is a so-called China-school diplomat who underwent foreign language training in China. ...