Low and stable labor costs in the Philippines are attracting Japanese companies to set up shop in the Philippines. One in particular, the electronics company Epson is building its biggest manufacturing plant in Batangas, aside from its existing facilities.
As tensions in the East China and South China Seas continue to escalate, the Group of Seven nations (G7) is “deeply concerned” about tensions in the East and South China seas, announced by the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission during G7 meeting.
According to Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Philippines Inc. headed by Nobuo Fuiji, some of the firms had already started moving their operations here last year, because the Philippines is as a very competitive country.
The Philippines may now start getting surveillance aircraft, patrol vessels and military equipment from Japan to defend itself in an increasingly aggressive behavior of China in West Philippines Sea, according to a report by Japan’s Kyodo News Agency.
Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko formally welcomed Philippine President Benigno Aquino III at the Imperial Palace Wednesday morning, June 3.
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They had their soft opening last March 30, 2015 at their first branch in Sta. Ana, Manila.
Two Japanese destroyers and one of the Philippines’ newly-acquired warships began historic naval exercises in the flashpoint South China Sea, also called the West Philippine Sea by Manila, on Tuesday, showcasing a deepening alliance aimed at countering a rising China.
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Japan and the Philippines will hold their first joint naval drill this month in the West Philippine Sea near a disputed shoal claimed by Beijing, sources in Tokyo and the Philippines said.