Peace dreams become reality

World | EU SPECIAL 2015 May 12, 2015

Peace dreams become reality

by Federica Mogherini

On May 9, 1950, Robert Schuman called on the nations of Europe to unite and make war on our continent impossible. Sixty-five years later, his message of peace and unity is as relevant as ever. Schuman's appeal to overcome age-old divisions just five years after ...

Longstanding commitment to business

World | EU SPECIAL 2015 May 12, 2015

Longstanding commitment to business

by Danny Risberg

On behalf of the European Business Council in Japan (EBC), I would like to express my gratitude to The Japan Times for this opportunity to address its readers on Europe Day. The EBC has long been committed to Japan. This commitment has not wavered despite ...

Encouraging studying abroad

World | EU SPECIAL 2015 May 12, 2015

Encouraging studying abroad

by Mami Maruko

With heightened interest among Japanese students and researchers aiming to study in Europe in recent years, the Delegation of the European Union to Japan will hold its fourth European Higher Education Fair 2015 from May 15 to 17. The fair will take place at Meiji ...