India and Japan ask Pakistan to take concrete action against terror infrastructure
The two countries specifically called upon Islamabad to "fully comply" with its international commitments to deal with terrorism including the steps prescribed by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global anti-terror watchdog.
India and Japan hold first 'two-plus-two' dialogue
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar led the Indian delegation. The talks under the new framework are taking place following a decision taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe during the 13th India-Japan annual summit last year.
Nikkei slips on fresh global trade concerns, weak US data
The Nikkei share average closed down 0.64 per cent at 23,379.81.
India, Japan to hold first 2+2 ministerial dialogue today
The meeting is being held in pursuance of the decision taken by Modi and Shinzo Abe during the 13th India-Japan Annual Summit in Oct 2018, with an aim to institute a Foreign and Defence Ministerial Dialogue for further deepening bilateral security and defence cooperation, MEA said in a statement.
End of an era as Japan's Panasonic exits chip business
Japanese electronics giant Panasonic said Thursday it was exiting the semiconductor business, selling its loss-making subsidiary to a Taiwanese firm as it struggles with intense competition from China and South Korea.
Japan keen to fix India’s RCEP issues
Tokyo’s eagerness to include India stems from the fact that it fears China setting the terms of the pact and also reap the benefits from easier origin rules that would allow it to sell goods coming from China to other RCEP countries at low duties. India opted out of the RCEP earlier this month after a 7-yr negotiation with 15 other Asia-Pacific countries.
Boosting maritime ties to be focus of 2+2 dialogue between India and Japan
"The 2+2 meeting would provide an opportunity for the two sides to review the status of and exchange further views on strengthening defence and security cooperation between India and Japan," the external affairs ministry said. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will head the Indian delegation.
Japan won’t sign RCEP if India doesn’t join
“We aren’t thinking about that at all yet,” Japan's Deputy Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry said.
India seeks review of FTAs with ASEAN, Japan: Goyal
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said that eight rounds of negotiations have been held with South Korea for upgrading the existing comprehensive FTA.
India likely to sign logistics pacts with Japan & Australia to boost Navy partnership
While the Japan pact may be signed over the next weekend during the maiden 2+2 meet before Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s India visit in December for the annual summit, the Australian agreement is expected during Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s state visit mid-January.
Japan stocks end higher on trade hopes, talk of fiscal spending
Nikkei index closed up 0.28 per cent at 23,437.77, with advancers in the IT sector.
Japan's Mitsui in talks for Future food supply venture with Kishore Biyani
Mitsui looking to invest in firm that will supply fresh food to upcoming 7-Eleven stores, other players. The Japanese conglomerate are working on a similar business of fresh food supplies for 7-Eleven, FoodHall, Big Bazaar as well as other quick service restaurants. Mitsui could look at investing in Galaxy Cloud Kitchen or in a separate venture with Biyani.
S Jaishankar meets Japan's NSA, discusses foreign policy ties
New Delhi [India]External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday met Japanese National Security Advisor Shigeru Kitamura and discussed upon India and Japan foreign policy cooperation.
Japan shares up by most in two weeks on trade truce hopes
The Nikkei index ended Monday up 0.78 per cent at 23,292.81 points.
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