Yan Xuetong, a dean at Tsinghua University, spoke with The Nikkei about President Xi Jinping's diplomatic policies toward Japan. -Nikkei Asian Review
It is interesting why the ASEAN chair is coming up with the common time issue now. -The Nation/ANN
The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020 submitted its Games Foundation Plan to the International Olympic Committee. -Japan News/ANN
New technologies requiring more brain than brawn are inherently female-friendly and will increasingly enable women to serve meaningful roles in the military. -ST
I know that prejudices involving religion and race still exist among young people now, but in my own personal experience, I see a great improvement. -The Star/ANN
Former International Trade and Industry Minister Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz speaks up on moderation. -The Star/ANN
Boston, a former port turned IT hub, shows the importance of economic complexity. Detroit, dependent on the car industry, is the flip side. -ST
While the Tokyo metropolitan government has recently presented a plan to exclude children's voices from an ordinance that regulates noise, the pros and cons of the ordinance have been stirring...
In his opening remarks at a panel's meeting, Abe referred to the course Japan followed over the 70 years since the war. -Japan News/ANN
Governments around the world should watch how the US government manages its Internet through Net neutrality. -ST