Indonesia and Japan pledge to strengthen security, economic ties as Yoshihide Suga continues Southeast Asia visit

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Indonesia and Japan pledge to strengthen security, economic ties as Yoshihide  Suga continues Southeast Asia visit

Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Tuesday pledged low-interest loans of 50 billion yen (US$474 million) to Indonesia to help cushion the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Southeast Asian nation’s economy, while also agreeing with President Joko Widodo to strengthen security cooperation and begin discussions on resuming travel between their countries.“Japan will also boost cooperation with Indonesian health assessment agencies, including by providing them with medical equipment,”…
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