Japan PM contenders support Taiwan’s trade pact application

25-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:05 AM Print This Post

Candidates to become Japan’s next prime minister all said on Friday that they supported Taiwan’s application to join a trans-Pacific trade pact, echoing Japanese officials’ remarks about Taiwan’s shared values like democracy.

In a debate on Friday, Fumio Kishida, one of the candidates, “welcomed” Taiwan’s application, and Taro Kono, his contender, said he also supported Taiwan’s participation in World Health Organization.



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