Greenpeace Comes Out Against EU-Japan Trade Deal

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Tokyo ? (PanOrient News) Greenpeace International called on the European Union and Japanese parliaments to reject the EU-Japan trade deal that was signed by the Japanese government and the European Commission on July 17 in Tokyo.

Greenpeace International’s senior political strategist, Shira Stanton said in a statement that such trade deals “smack of corporate protectionism” at the expense of democracy, social rights and environmental protection.

EU and Japanese officials touted the...

Signing of the Japan-Iran Investment Agreement

Friday, February 5, 2016

Media Hysteria Trumps Fact on China's Yuan Move

Thursday, August 20, 2015

By Anthony Rowley
Special to PanOrient News

Tokyo- Those crafty Chinese are at it again, to hear most Western analysts and media tell it. They are "manipulating" the value of their currency (the yuan) in order to boost exports and squeeze what little growth there is left in world trade to their own advantage.

China's central bank (The People's Bank of China, PBOC) took financial markets off guard on August 11 when it announced it was devaluing the yuan (renminbi) by just under 1.9 per ...