Akizuki-class destroyer on 3-day visit; Japan’s 1st female commander in town

April 14, 2018 | Japanese | Ships | Subic Bay Freeport Zone

The Japanese Akizuki-class Destroyer arrived in Subic Bay on Friday for a three-day goodwill visit in the country with about 200 officers and crew, among them Japan’s first-ever female commander of a warship squadron. By Francis Wakefield and Jonas Reyes news.mb.com.ph

Japanese ‘destroyer’ arrives in PH

November 27, 2017 | Japanese | Ships

A JAPANESE anti-submarine destroyer arrived in the Philippines on Monday for a two-day goodwill visit, which demonstrates blossoming military relations between the two nations. by: DEMPSEY REYES manilatimes.net

Japanese warship in Manila on goodwill visit

November 27, 2017 | Japanese | Ships

An anti-submarine destroyer from the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) BY DEMPSEY REYES

Japan provides $1-B loan for Philippines subway, other projects

November 2, 2017 | Business | Developments | Finance | Infrastructure | Japanese

TOKYO – Japan will provide close to P60 billion in loans to the Philippines to support three key infrastructure and development projects, including the establishment of a subway system in Metro Manila. By Alexis Romero President Duterte talks with Japanese Emperor Akihito as his partner Honeylet Avanceña talks with Empress Michiko at the Imperial Palace Read More

Key infra projects part of Japanese assistance

November 1, 2017 | Business | Developments | Infrastructure | Japanese

KEY INFRASTRUCTURE projects are expected to be given a boost by Japan’s financial assistance pledged in the course of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s ongoing visit there. By: Rosemarie A. Zamora and Anna Gabriela A. Mogato Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar talks to a Japanese official in this file photo taken at Read More