Reuters: Japan Prime Minister ‘s cabinet approved to use about 4.6 million US dollars from this fiscal year’s budget reserve for Self-Defense Force in the Middle East.

The Japan Times: Japan leader cancels his schedule to the middle east as tension rises between Iran and the US within the region.  

A Japanese firm is now scouring Cambodia for suppliers of fragrant rice, which it intends to ship home, where demand for Cambodian rice is on the rise. Khmer Times

Abe was set to reshuffle his cabinet, but he was expected to keep key ministers in their posts who has handled trade talks with the United States. Channel NewsAsia

Abe has a long-held belief that the US-imposed Constitution is unfair and unsuited to Japan society; as he is headed for the 3rd term and sets to revise the Japan…

Japan’s export growth accelerated in August from the previous month, supported by stronger shipments to the US, a sign that the US-China trade friction has yet to hit Japan. The…