Sep 27, 2015

DBJ mulls aid for Mitsubishi's regional jet project

A state-owned bank is considering providing substantial financial support to promote the nation's first small passenger jet project, a source close to the matter said Sunday. The Development Bank of Japan may extend up to ¥100 billion ($828.8 million) to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and ...

Jul 18, 2014

Thai junta seeks Japan's support to restore democracy

Thailand's acting foreign minister said Thursday that last May's military coup was undertaken as a "last resort" to avoid bloodshed, while he sought understanding and support from Japan and other countries that have frowned on the army's seizure of power from a democratically elected ...