Former Prime Minister Fukuda meets Xi again

Oct 30, 2014

Former Prime Minister Fukuda meets Xi again

A meeting Wednesday between former Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing was a positive step for repairing strained bilateral ties, the Abe administration said. “To have a meeting like that is a good thing,” Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga ...

Japanese, Chinese experts call for level-headed discussions

Oct 28, 2013

Japanese, Chinese experts call for level-headed discussions

Japanese and Chinese experts released a joint statement Sunday stressing the urgent need for their governments to start dialogue aimed at easing tensions over conflicting claims to a cluster of tiny islets in the East China Sea. About 80 experts, including former senior government ...

Aug 21, 2013

Fukuda readies for South Korea trip

Former Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda was set to make a three-day visit to Seoul from Thursday to take part in the Korea-Japan Forum, an annual gathering of lawmakers and experts from the two nations, a forum official said Wednesday. During his stay in Seoul ...