Tomonori Maeda

For Tomonori Maeda's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Toyota revs up interest with amateur rally races

National Sep 12, 2013

Toyota revs up interest with amateur rally races

The Toyota Motor Corp. group is staging rally races for beginners across the nation in an effort to create more fans and build up local economies. Toyota Technocraft Co., a group firm mainly engaged in vehicle maintenance, has held three rounds this year of the ...

Commentary / World Jun 30, 2009

Older, smaller population to impact Japan's choices

HONOLULU — The next few months will be crucial for Japan's defense and security policies. The National Defense Program Guidelines (NDPG), which outline the framework for national security policy, are due by yearend. This in turn provides the foundation for the Mid-Term Defense Program, ...