Defence, Nuclear Cooperation Key Items On Table For India-Japan Talks


As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe begins his two-day visit, India and Japan are expected to dig deep into their bilateral relationship, especially with an eye on converging their strategic and economic outlook to take it to the next level.

As a detailed joint statement is still being worked out, the focus is on defence and nuclear technologies as India is likely to finalize its first defence purchases from Japan, the US-2 amphibious plane that has been on the table for some years. Some element of ‘Make in India’ may be introduced, but the two sides are looking at a future where joint development will be the key. Given the fact that bureaucracies in both countries are notoriously slow, this may still take a while, needing strong political push to get it off the starting block. Read More…

You may also read!

Prior Approval For Sale Of F-16 And F-18 In Place: Keith Webster

For the past four years plus, the Pentagon has led the Defence Technology and Trade Initiative .

Read More...

Soon, You May Hire A Charter Aircraft Like Ola, Uber And At Half The Price

As the Indian government strives to make flying affordable for the masses with its regional connectivity scheme, aircraft charter

Read More...

US To Provide EMALS Technology To India For Aircraft Carriers

The US will provide the crucial Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS) for the Indian Navy's future aircraft carrier, the

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu