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Halilhodzic reveals roster for upcoming friendlies

By Andrew Mckirdy
- via The Japan Times    Mar 15, 2018

National team manager Vahid Halilhodzic on Thursday warned World Cup qualifying heroes Takuma Asano and Yosuke Ideguchi to force their way onto their club teams ...

Votes of confidence, and disenchantment, as Francis marks five years as pope

via The Japan Times    Mar 14, 2018

Pope Francis (left) embraces Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI as he arrives at the Castel Gandolfo summer residence in 2013. | OSSERVATORE ROMANO / HANDOUT / VIA REUTERS

Pope Francis marked his fifth anniversary as pope Tuesday by receiving votes of confidence from his predecessor and current Vatican No. 2, even as surveys ...

Aichi farm machinery firm taps foreign talent in the region to drive overseas sales

via The Japan Times    Mar 12, 2018

Kohshin Engineering Co. employee Mikee Rose Mejia from the Philippines receives instructions from fellow Filipino Arnolfo T. Tangi, who is in charge of sales in Southeast Asia, at the company headquarters in Ama, Aichi Prefecture. | CHUNICHI SHIMBUN

Kohshin Engineering Co., which produces and sells agricultural equipment for poultry farming, has successfully expanded its overseas sales by hiring foreign employees.Based in Ama, Aichi ...

Pope Francis signs decree for slain Archbishop Oscar Romero to be made a saint

via The Japan Times    Mar 08, 2018

Pope Francis has cleared the way for Archbishop Oscar Romero to be made a saint, declaring that the churchman murdered by El Salvador’s right-wing death ...

America and the World in Transition

By Richard N. Haass
- via Foreign Affairs    Nov 23, 2016

As the incoming Trump administration sorts itself out, U.S. allies should develop policy proposals for dealing with pressing global challenges and consider what more they can do on behalf of common...

The Economics of Hosting the Olympic Games

By James McBride
- via Foreign Affairs    Jul 20, 2016

Bruno Kelly/Reuters

The costs of hosting the Olympics have skyrocketed in recent decades, while the economic benefits are far from clear. This has caused a shrinking of states interested in playing host and a search f...

What Does the TPP Mean for Latin America?

By Shannon K. O'Neil,Danielle Renwick
- via Foreign Affairs    May 19, 2015

Mexico, Peru, and Chile would benefit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership if their economies can begin to produce more value-added goods in a competitive way, says CFR's Shannon  K. O’Neil.

Chile in Crisis

By Juan de Onis
- via Foreign Affairs    Apr 12, 2015

Chile's President Michelle Bachelet answers a question during a news conference, October 30, 2014. (Andrea Comas / Reuters)

South America's Model Nation Grapples With Graft April 12, 2015 Juan de Onis Summary:  Some argue that Chile is living through the worst political crisis since the 1973 overthrow of Pres...

Remarks by President Castro at the Third Community of Latin American and Caribbean States Summit

via Foreign Affairs    Jan 28, 2015

Cuban President Raul Castro Ruz spoke at the Third Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (Spanish: Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y Caribeños, or CELAC) Summit on January 2...


By Julia E. Sweig
- via Foreign Affairs    Oct 22, 2014

Julia Sweig reflects in her column on the successes and shortcomings of three different editorials in the New York Times on Latin America over the past week and a half.

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