Japan’s increasing influence in APIOR

Iranian officials called for greater economic cooperation with Japan in Iran’s Free Trade Zones (FTZ’s) last week. The call came during a meeting between Iranian dignitaries and Japanese Ambassador to Iran Kinichi Komano. The meeting is a symbol of Japan’s increasing involvement in the Eurasian region, which has occurred through various means such as trade, […]

Posted at 11:37 am on November 5, 2011 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

Choe’s China Visit & North Korea’s Increasing Economic Troubles

North Korean Prime Minister Choe Yong Rim spent the last week in China on an official visit on behalf of the notoriously isolated and totalitarian nation. The 80-year-old Prime Minister visited the Chinese capital Beijing, Shanghai and Jiangsu Province, in China’s east, where he met with top Chinese bureaucrats including Premier Wen Jiabao and President […]

Posted at 3:09 pm on October 9, 2011 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

Categories