Japan’s Self-Defense Capability: “Minimum Extent Necessary”

The government and ruling parties proactively worked towards revisions of the three key defense documents, including the National Security Strategy,
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The War in Ukraine: Europe's response and implications for the Indo-Pacific

On October 26, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Japan Office held an experts’ roundtable on “The War in Ukraine: Europe's response and implications for the Indo-Pacific” at the organi...
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"Kennedy Moment" des Landes

Japan - Wahlen im Schatten des Attentats

Zwei Tage nach dem tödlichen Anschlag auf den ehemaligen Ministerpräsidenten Shinzo Abe erzielt die konservative LDP-Komeito-Koalition eine komfortable Mehrheit im Oberhaus.
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Women in Japan: Breakthroughs in Female Business Leadership

Register to learn how Japan can learn from Germany in improving its gender gap on the business front.
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Age of Ferment: Developments in Asian–European Trade Relations

Read the publication which examines the role of trade in facilitating recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic today!
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