Fukuda may have met Xi during secret China visit

Aug 1, 2014

Fukuda may have met Xi during secret China visit

Former Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda secretly visited Beijing on Sunday and is thought to have held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in an effort to help the two countries mend their soured relationship, sources told Jiji Press on Thursday. Both the Chinese ...

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 ...