Ties improving between Tokyo and Beijing: Vice Premier Zhang

Sep 21, 2016

Ties improving between Tokyo and Beijing: Vice Premier Zhang

Beijing’s relations with Tokyo are improving, and both sides should overcome political differences to expand cooperation, China’s Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli told a mission of more than 200 Japanese businessmen in Beijing on Wednesday. He noted Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Prime Minister ...

Sep 14, 2016

Japan and China hold maritime talks amid Senkaku tensions

Japan and China on Wednesday started a two-day meeting of senior officials on maritime issues, including a system aimed at preventing unintended clashes in and over nearby waters and the possible restart of talks on joint gas development in the East China Sea. The ...

Sep 6, 2016

Japanese, Chinese communists clash over nuclear ban

Japanese and Chinese communists fought fiercely over whether to include a ban on nuclear weapons in a joint statement issued at the International Conference of Asian Political Parties in Malaysia last week. During the three-day meeting through Saturday, the Japanese Communist Party insisted on ...