Tag: Japan

Japan welcomes Morocco’s serious, credible efforts within framework of Autonomy Initiative for Sahara; Keen to promote economic ties with Kingdom

May 31, 2024

Japan has welcomed this Friday Morocco’s “serious and credible efforts” within the framework of the autonomy initiative to settle the Sahara issue. This position was ... Read More

Japan grants Burkina Faso $1.3m for road maintenance

January 31, 2024

Japan’s international Cooperation Agency, JICA, has provided Burkina Faso with $1.3 million destined to finance acquisition of equipment to be used in the maintenance of ... Read More

Japan, Côte d’Ivoire sign €5.3m deal to support rice production

January 29, 2024

Japan will provide Côte d’Ivoire with equipment worth €5.3 million to support the West African country’s national plan to grow rice and consequently reduce its ... Read More

Japan backs Benin’s counterterrorism efforts with equipment worth $2.7m

October 26, 2023

Japan will provide Benin with rolling stock worth $2.7 million to contribute to the fight against terrorism in the north of the West African country. ... Read More

Japan commends Morocco’s efforts to resolve Sahara conflict

September 6, 2023

Japan has commended Morocco for its "serious and credible" efforts to advance the political process towards a settlement of the Sahara regional conflict. This expression ... Read More

Japan inks critical mineral deals with five African countries to mitigate reliance on China

August 24, 2023

Japan has secured deals with five African countries in a move aimed at mitigating Tokyo’s reliance on China for critical minerals, which comes as strategic ... Read More

Japan contributes 900,000 euros to Madagascar’s election basket Fund

August 1, 2023

Japan has provided Madagascar with 900,000 euros to go into the basket Fund set up by the UNDP, earmarked to back the electoral process. The ... Read More

2023 World Aquatics Championships: Tunisia’s Champion Hafnaoui bags men’s 800m freestyle gold medal

July 27, 2023

Ahmed Hafnaoui, Tunisian athlete and reigning Olympic champion of men's 400m freestyle, made a name for himself Wednesday July 26 as he won the gold ... Read More

Egypt: parliament rubber-stamps Japan’s fund for Universal Health Insurance System

June 22, 2023

The Egyptian legislature green-lighted Wednesday a signed agreement between the Government and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in which the Japanese agency will provide ... Read More

Djibouti to host first IGAD Summit since 2019 from Monday

June 12, 2023

Djibouti is the venue from Monday June 12 for the 14th Ordinary Assembly of Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Heads of State and Government, the ... Read More