Archive for October, 2010

Remarks With Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Gia

Press Release – US State Department

Boeing and Microsoft are two of America’s great companies and the partnerships you have cemented will provide tangible benefits both to Vietnamese and to Americans. Read more »

The Future of Economic Integration in Asia Pacific

Speech – New Zealand Government

We appreciate the effort that the Japan Economic Foundation puts into these events. It is important to have opportunities for international level exchanges involving a wide range of stakeholders from outside of government. So I very much welcome this … Read more »

Third Japan NZ Partnership Forum to Be Held in May

Press Release – International Business Forum

A third Japan NZ Partnership Forum, involving senior leaders from government, business and the wider community from both countries, will be held in Tokyo on 11-12 May 2011. Read more »

Japan out of step on free trade agreements: Groser

Article – Businesswire

Oct. 7 (BusinessDesk) – Japan risks being sidelined by other economies in the region if it continues to hold out against free trade agreements because of its reluctance to liberalise trade in agricultural products, Trade Negotiations Minister Tim Groser … Read more »

Japan New Zealand Business Council

Speech – New Zealand Government

Thank you for the invitation to be here today at this 37th Joint Meeting of the Japan-New Zealand Business Council. Read more »