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30
Oct
2017

Where to now for Japan after Abe’s landslide win?

In a master political move, Shinzo Abe has reclaimed a two-thirds majority in Japan’s lower house for his Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its junior coalition partner Komeito through a landslide electoral victory on 22 October.

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10
Oct
2017

ANU and Japan’s Ritsumeikan University to offer dual degree

The Australian National University (ANU) will build on its global expertise in the study of the Asia Pacific by offering a new undergraduate dual degree program with Japan's Ritsumeikan University (RU).

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03
Oct
2017

Australia-Japan Science Diplomacy & Public Policy Forums

The ANU Japan Institute wishes to thank the Australia-Japan Foundation and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for their generous contribution of $66,000 towards the upcoming Australia-Japan Science Diplomacy & Public Policy Forums.

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18
Sep
2017

Much at stake for the Japan–EU trade deal

Author: Martin Schulz, Fujitsu Research Institute

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18
Sep
2017

Japan Update 2017: what role will Japan play in a changing global system?

Policymakers, industry leaders and Japan experts gathered at ANU last week for the 2017 Japan Update. Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop delivered the keynote address at the conference hosted by ANU College of Asia & the Pacific under the theme ‘seeking new directions’.

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04
Sep
2017

Trump prompts Japan’s cautious shift to self-reliance

3 September 2017 Author: Fumiaki Kubo, University of Tokyo Japan was stunned and scared on 9 November 2016 to find that Donald Trump would be the next president of the United States.

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22
Aug
2017

Japan MP, Ms Yuko Obuchi visits ANU Solar Thermal team

Japanese MP, Ms Yuko Obuchi, met with the Solar Thermal Group at the Australian National University (ANU) to learn about hydrogen and solar energy research in Australia.

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07
Aug
2017

Dr Carol Hayes designated Distinguished Educator at the ANU

The ANU Japan Institute congratulates Deputy Director Dr Carol Hayes on her recent designation as a Distinguished Educator.  In a recent statement by ANU Vice Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt, he stated that: 

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24
Jul
2017
29
Jun
2017

ANU scientist Graham Farquhar first Australian to win Kyoto Prize

The Australian National University and the ANU Japan Institute congratulates distinguished scientist Dr Graham Farquhar AO, who has become the first Australian to win a Kyoto Prize - the most prestigious international award for fields not traditionally honoured with a Nobel Prize.

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