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Cambodia to be ASEAN logistics hub for Japan retailer

Top Japanese retailer Aeon will offer international logistics services in Cambodia, drawn by Southeast Asia’s rising trade and cross-border e-commerce as the company seeks...

Women can save Japan — East Asia Forum

Author: Editors, East Asia Forum By almost any measure Japan ranks as one of the worst countries in the OECD, or among advanced economies,...

Are Japan–China relations sweetening or souring?

Author: Akio Takahara, The University of Tokyo Are Japan–China relations on a collision course? The two thorny issues between Japan and China are history and...

Something for everyone in Abe’s WWII statement

Author: Richard J. Samuels, MIT Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s carefully crafted statement marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II will...

New leadership needed to fix Japan–ROK relations

Authors: Trevor Kennedy, University of British Columbia, and Maël ‘Alan’ van Beek, Seoul National University In June, Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and South Korean...

Japan and South Korea must foster domestic support for bilateral relations

Author: Junya Nishino, Keio University Many expected Japan–Republic of Korea (ROK) relations to be reset when the Shinzo Abe and Park Geun-hye administrations first came...

Rebuilding trust after the Fukushima disaster

Author: Peter Drysdale, East Asia Forum This week is the fourth anniversary of Japan’s disastrous Tohoku earthquake and the massive tidal wave that fractured the...

What the TPP portends for Japan–Australia agricultural trade

Author: Aurelia George Mulgan, UNSW Canberra Australia’s farmers, particularly beef producers, may have celebrated too early when the Japan–Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) took effect...

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