Japan

COVID-19 burden higher in socially disadvantaged regions in Japan

The FINANCIAL  --  In Japan, more COVID-19 cases and deaths have occurred in prefectures with lower household incomes and a…

2 years ago

Japan supports EIF to help poorest countries recover from COVID 19, expand trade capacity

The FINANCIAL -- Japan has contributed over USD 81,000 (approximately CHF 72,000) to the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) in 2021…

2 years ago

Marriott International Expands Footprint In Japan In 2020

The FINANCIAL -- Company Debuts Six New Brands in Japan, Underscoring Continued Strength of the Marriott International Portfolio. Marriott International, Inc. announced…

2 years ago

PM Gakharia expresses his gratitude to Ambassador of Japan for strengthening relations between two countries

The FINANCIAL -- Giorgi Gakharia, Prime Minister of Georgia spoke on the phone with H.E. Tadaharu Uehara, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary…

2 years ago

Minister of Internal Affairs held a farewell meeting with the Ambassador of Japan

The FINANCIAL -- The Minister of Internal Affairs, Vakhtang Gomelauri, held a farewell meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary…

2 years ago

World’s first blue ammonia shipment opens new route to a sustainable future

The FINANCIAL -- Aramco and the Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ), in partnership with SABIC, have successfully demonstrated the…

2 years ago

ICC welcomes Japan’s net-zero commitment

The FINANCIAL -- ICC, the institutional representative of 45 million companies – has welcomed today’s announcement by newly elected Japanese…

2 years ago

EU removed more countries from safe countries list

The FINANCIAL -- Following a review under the recommendation on the gradual lifting of the temporary restrictions on non-essential travel…

2 years ago

Samsung and KCCS signed MoU to accelerate private 5G network expansion in Japan

The FINANCIAL -- Samsung Electronics and Kyocera Communication Systems (KCCS) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…

2 years ago

EBRD and Japan strengthening economic cooperation

The FINANCIAL -- The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI) are seeking to strengthen…

2 years ago

OECD unemployment rate down to 7.4% in August 2020

The FINANCIAL -- The OECD unemployment rate fell by 0.6 percentage point in August, to 7.4%, but remained 2.2 percentage points above…

2 years ago

Samsung and KDDI to expand their collaboration in 5G network business in Japan

The FINANCIAL -- Samsung Electronics and KDDI today announced an agreement to expand their collaboration in 5G network business in…

2 years ago

UK and Japan award eight Regenerative Medicine projects

The FINANCIAL -- The Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) have joined…

2 years ago

Stock markets mixed after Wall Street slides

The FINANCIAL -- Global stock markets were mixed Monday after the fact that Wall Street turned in its biggest weekly decline…

2 years ago

WHO and EU support medical personnel training in Georgia

The FINANCIAL -- 140 health workers from across Georgia – front-line responders to the pandemic – received specialized training to effectively…

2 years ago