Contemporary music from Japan is branded “J-Pop”. The "J-Curve", however, has nothing to do with Japan.
During his one-week trip to Japan, Minister President Stanislaw Tillich of the Free State of Saxony in Germany came together with economic experts from India, Bangladesh, the Philippines, the People's Republic of China, Malaysia, Japan and New Zealand.
KAS event in Berlin
On 13 March in Berlin, KAS is organizing a discussion on current FTA negotiations in cooperation with JETRO.
Klaus Töpfer in interview
When former German Environment Minister Klaus Töpfer turned 75, he talked to KAS.de about the German Energiewende and which role a country like Germany could and should play in global energy policy.
On 24 March 2014 we will host the EU-ASIA Economic Governance Forum 2014 in Tokyo. Please have a look at our draft agenda.
LDP-supported candidate wins election
After a landslide victory in the elections on 09 February Yoichi Masuzoe will become the next governor of Tokyo Metropolis. The independent was supported by LDP and New Komeito.
Event Photos Online
Pictures of "The End of Double-Digit Growth - Implications for Economic Sustainability in Asia" now online!
On our event page we have now uploaded a link to our picture gallery as well as selected presentations used during the conference.
International conference in Bangkok
On 20/21 January 2014, we will host an international conference in Bangkok. Please have a look at our draft agenda.
In 2011 the KAS established a working group to take a closer look at the challenges and future perspectives of our "Volksparteien" in Germany and Europe. The findings were summarized in this publication, which has now been translated into Japanese.
The Social Market Economy
Social Market Economy - what does it really mean? Prof. Dr. Siegfried Franke and David Gregosz shed light on the key principles of the often mentioned social and economic model, that lies at the heart of Germany's stability and prosperity.