News Articles for "Japan"
LITTLE KNOWN GROUP: The Arctic Council, an obscure eight-state diplomatic group which has served as a watchdog for the rights of the region's indigenous pe...read more
Japan's parliament has approved a record-high 92.6 trillion yen ($906.2 billion) budget for this fiscal year, raising military spending for the first time...read more
China questions Japan rule over Okinawa
China is trying to strengthen its claim on tiny, uninhabited, Japanese-controlled islands by raising questions about the much larger Okinawa chain that is...read more
The Chinese government will again be urged to help revive the mothballed Oakajee port project when West Australian Premier Colin Barnett visits the country...read more