EDITORIAL | HMS Queen Elizabeth’s visit to Japan strengthens cooperation to deter China

~~ ~ On September 4, the UK’s Carrier Strike Group led by its newest aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, docked at Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, near Tokyo, and various other ports … Read More

South Korea laments “leak” of consultations over Moon’s visit to Japan

South Korean official expressed regret over “unilateral leak” to the media of information on the content of bilateral consultations on President Moon Jae In’s possible visit to Japan and talks … Read More

The IOC chief’s visit to Japan in mid-May “very difficult”: the Tokyo Olympic director

International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach’s planned visit to Japan in mid-May will be “very difficult” amid a resurgence of COVID-19 infections in the country, the head of the Japanese … Read More

On visit to Japan, US Secretaries of State and Defense set forth combative tone in upcoming talks with China-World News, Firstpost

Before Antony Blinken and Lloyd Austin land in Tokyo, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson urged US to “stop interfering in China’s internal affairs” Tokyo: Just days before the Joe Biden administration’s … Read More

Wang Yi’s visit to Japan aims to deepen bilateral ties

Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi (2nd left) meets with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi (1st right) in Tokyo, Japan, November 24, 2020. / Chinese Foreign Ministry … Read More

Modi’s visit to Japan is a window India must use to improve its game against China

PM Narendra Modi with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe | PTI Text size: A- A + EEven though prime-time television remained busy – with dozens of ‘experts’ lively debating the unfortunate … Read More

Abe urged to rethink Xi’s visit to Japan by his own party, citing Hong Kong

TOKYO – Japan is expected to reconsider Chinese President Xi Jinping’s planned state visit following Beijing’s decision to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong, members of the ruling Liberal … Read More

Iranian Rouhani calls for US nuclear sanctions to be eased at the end of his visit to Japan

TOKYO – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani concluded his two-day visit to Japan on Saturday as Tehran, under pressure from US sanctions, sought economic support from Tokyo. Rouhani’s trip to Japan, … Read More

Pope Francis concludes 4-day visit to Japan with message on abolishing nuclear weapons

Pope Francis returned to Rome on Tuesday after a four-day trip to Japan, including visits to Nagasaki and Hiroshima where he made strong anti-nuclear appeals and urged efforts for peace. … Read More

President Bhandari’s successful visit to Japan – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No. 1 English Daily Newspaper

President Bhandari’s successful visit to Japan Kathmandu, October 24 President Bidhya Devi Bhandari returned home yesterday after concluding her visit to Myanmar and Japan. At a press conference here yesterday … Read More

Prince Charles in Japan: visit could be PIVOTAL in post-Brexit relations | Royal | New

Prince Charles is traveling to Japan to attend the solemn “Sokuirei-Seiden-no-Gi” ceremony, which will officially induct Japanese Emperor Naruhito. The Prince of Wales is due to represent Queen Elizabeth II … Read More