"Brahim Ghali Attends TICAD 7"       "Japan Deeply Concerned Over Israel’s Destruction of Palestinian Buildings"       "FM Kono: Japan to Promote the Corridor of Tourism in Palestine"       "Casio to Release ‘Chic’ New Watches"       "U.S. Ambassador Hagerty to Resign and Run for Senate"      

Brahim Ghali Attends TICAD 7

Saturday, August 31, 2019

By Jihad Gillon

Tokyo- PanOrient News
During the seventh edition of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), African heads of state gathered in Yokohama to discuss economic cooperation between the African continent and Japan.

But one participant had not been invited by the Japanese authorities: Brahim Ghali, president of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and the Polisario Front, which Tokyo considers a terrorist group. The aim of SADR is to get formal ...

Japan Deeply Concerned Over Israel’s Destruction of Palestinian Buildings

Friday, July 26, 2019

Tokyo ? (PanOrient News) Japan expressed “deep concern” after Israel demolished about 10 buildings owned by Palestinians this week, according to a statement released Thursday.

“This incident goes against the ongoing efforts by the international community including Japan to create an environment conducive to serious dialogue between the parties and to achieve a two-state solution whereby the state of Israel and a future independent state of Palestine co-exist in peace,” said the sta...

FM Kono: Japan to Promote the Corridor of Tourism in Palestine

Monday, July 22, 2019

By Allison Pestotnik
Tokyo- PanOrient News- Japan will promote the corridor of tourism in Palestine as part of its support of Palestinian territories, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said today.

In a meeting with the Palestinian tourism and antiquities minister, Rula Maaya, at the ministry in Tokyo, Kono said he has visited the West Bank several times.

"I’ve been to Bethlehem and Jericho, and it is kind of amazing to see things that are in the Bible in front of you. I think there...

Casio to Release ‘Chic’ New Watches

Friday, July 19, 2019

Tokyo ? (PanOrient News) The Japanese consumer electronics giant Casio announced on Wednesday the release of two new watches to add to its longstanding G-SHOCK line, set to come out in September. The two digital watches, known as GM-5600 and GM-5600B, feature a stainless-steel bezel and square face.

Designed to be lightweight, the watches use a resin for their case and band. In addition, their digital displays feature a light-on-dark style that the company describes as “consistently chic....