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A government advisory panel proposed Tuesday that a new strategic committee for foreign assistance be set up and the Japan International Cooperation Agency’s functions be expanded.

The panel has proposed that JICA absorb the aid loan division of the state-backed Japan Bank for International Cooperation and its remaining international financing division should move to a new public entity to be created through a consolidation of government financial institutions.

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