Japan is using cultural diplomacy to reassert its place in the world – but is the message too exclusive?

Source:https://theconversation.com/japan-is-using-cultural-diplomacy-to-reassert-its-place-in-the-world-but-is-the-message-too-exclusive-106463 Japan is using cultural diplomacy to reassert its place in the world – but is the message too exclusive? Shutterstock Warren Stanislaus, University of Oxford Soon after returning to power in 2012, Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, boldly asserted that “Japan is back” from its “lost decades” of economic stagnation and political turbulence. Under […]

India hopes to restart its projects in Maldives

India will seek to kickstart its projects in the Maldives during PM Modi’s daylong visit to Male on November 17 to attend Ibu Solih’s swearing-in ceremony. The projects, including in the defence sector, were stalled under the regime of outgoing President Abdulla Yameen. Pro-China Yameen had stalled a number of Indian projects, including a training […]