Feb 23, 2016

Japan, EU to negotiate airliner safety pact

Japan and the European Union are preparing to start discussing an air safety pact that would make it easier to export and import planes, including the Mitsubishi Regional Jet, sources said Monday. The two sides have already held preparatory consultations on the agreement, which would ...

Japan, EU agree to speed up trade talks

May 8, 2014

Japan, EU agree to speed up trade talks

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and European Union leaders agreed Wednesday to speed up efforts to conclude a free trade agreement and cooperate on countering attacks in cyberspace. "We will negotiate intensively while aiming to achieve a broad (trade) agreement in 2015," Abe said at a ...

/ Sep 24, 2013

Motegi, French ministers agree to push EU trade talks

Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Toshimitsu Motegi has agreed with France's industrial and trade ministers to promote free trade negotiations between Japan and the European Union. The accord was reached Monday in Paris during talks Motegi held separately with Arnaud Montebourg, French minister for ...