Japan and U.S. likely to hold trade talks later this month

Business / Economy Jul 14, 2019

Japan and U.S. likely to hold trade talks later this month

Vice minister-level officials from Japan and the United States have agreed to make efforts to hold trade negotiations, chiefly on agricultural products and automobiles, later this month in Washington. The officials agreed Friday that the next round of working-level talks should be arranged for July ...

South Korea proposes U.N. probe over Japanese sanctions claims

Business Jul 12, 2019

South Korea proposes U.N. probe over Japanese sanctions claims

South Korea said Friday it wants an investigation by the United Nations or another international body as it continues to reject Japanese claims that Seoul cannot be trusted to faithfully implement sanctions against North Korea. Kim You-geun, deputy chief of South Korea's presidential National Security ...