Cote d'Ivoire leader makes case for broader ties

Jun 4, 2013

Cote d'Ivoire leader makes case for broader ties

by Jun Hongo

Pledges to assist African development show “lots of generosity” but Japan can benefit from extending assistance in a variety of fields, Cote d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara said Monday. Cote d’Ivoire “showed a 9.8 percent economic growth last year and is considered one of the ...

Africa also has stake in UNSC reform: Abe

Jun 3, 2013

Africa also has stake in UNSC reform: Abe

by Jun Hongo

Japan and African nations must cooperate to push forward United Nations Security Council reform in order to realize better global governance, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday at the Tokyo International Conference on African Development. It was the first meeting between leaders of Japan ...