Sales of Japanese cars falling in China over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands controversy


Boycott of Japanese cars by Chinese buyers over the controversy regarding ownership of oil rich Senkaku (Diaoyu) islands may hurt domestic engineering firms and dealerships of Japanese car manufacturers in China. Japanese auto manufacturers like Toyota, Mazda, Nissan, Honda and Mitsubishi have been the worst hit due to the switching over. Sales of these companiesContinue reading “Sales of Japanese cars falling in China over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands controversy”

The Senkaku(Diaoyu) controversy: Should regional control claims overtake other critical areas between inter-country relationships


It wasn’t as conflicting a moment between the members at the APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Summit at Vladivostok this year and in fact has ended up on a rather optimistic note. The APEC were discussing on how they could turn the region into a no-conflict area where the trade is encouraged between different countries. BothContinue reading “The Senkaku(Diaoyu) controversy: Should regional control claims overtake other critical areas between inter-country relationships”