A government advisory panel will propose that the prime minister and four other Cabinet members come up with strategies on overseas economic cooperation, according to a draft panel report obtained by Kyodo News.

Based on the report, the government plans to set up a meeting between the prime minister, the foreign minister, the finance minister, the economy, trade and industry minister, and the chief Cabinet secretary as early as March, government sources said.

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