Japan Announces $100 Billion Plan

Japan is set to announce a $100 billion plan to invest in roads, bridges, railways and other building projects in Asia. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set to unveil a five-year public-private partnership.

As Jiji Press reported, “The envisioned assistance is aimed at demonstrating Japan’s stance to contribute to building up high-quality infrastructure in Asia through human resource development and technological transfers and showing the difference from the AIIB, so that Japan can keep a high profile in the region.” Learn more with the full article.