Trump’s US Infrastructure Investments Could Make Japan Great Again
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By Tom O'Sullivan
Special to PanOrient News
Tokyo- Since the election of Donald Trump on November 8th stock markets in the United States have added over $2 trillion of market capitalization and are hitting new all-time records. The market capitalization of the benchmark index, S&P 500, has exceeded $20 trillion in the two months since the election for the first time in its 60-year history.
These animal spirits are driven mainly by two of Trump’s campaign pledges: the reduction of US cor...
Belmokhtar Wife Arrested in Libya
Thursday, November 24, 2016
ID card of Asma Kadousi
Cairo - (Pan-Orient News) Authorities in Eastern Libya have arrested a woman believed to be the wife of one of the world's most wanted terrorists, Mokhtar Belmokhtar, in the city of Drana as she had arrived to give birth.
The anti-terrorism department in Eastern Libya said the woman, Asma Kadousi, a Tunisian national, had informed the authorities that Belmokhtar is still alive and living in Southern Libya.
Sami al-Matrih, a spokesman for the anti-terrorism department told local media that ...
Ritsumeikan University Hosts Next Global Business Case Competition (GBCC)
Friday, September 23, 2016
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The Global Business Case Competition (GBCC) will hold its next competition event in October, 2016, organized by Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University APU, Mr. Nazarahari Mohammad Amin of the GBCC Steering Committee, told PanOrient News.
Participants from 12 universities from around the world will attend the competition by students with support from faculty, staff and advisors.
GBCC is the first and only international business case competition in Japan and helps to in...
North Koreans in Japan Celebrate Foundation of DPRK
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Chairman Ho Jong Man Gives his speech
Tokyo- (PanOrient News) The North Korean community in Japan celebrated the 68th anniversary of the DPRK’s founding on Thursday at a reception held at the headquarters of the Association of North Koreans in Japan, considered to be the de-facto embassy of North Korea in Tokyo.
Guests from Japan's political parties, business, academics, foreign diplomats along with the media attended the event catered with Korean food and music.
Mr. Ho Jong Man, Chairman of the association, gave a politica...