JET Programme
The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme (語学指導等を行う外国青年招致事業, Gogaku Shidōtō o Okonau Gaikoku Seinen Shōchi Jigyō) or JET Programme (JETプログラム, Jetto Puroguramu) is a Japanese government...
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Unequal treaty
Unequal treaty refers to any of a series of treaties signed with Western powers during the 19th and early 20th centuries by Qing dynasty China and late Tokugawa Japan after suffering military defeat ...
Takashima Shūhan
Takashima Shūhan (高島秋帆, 1798–1866) was a Japanese samurai and military engineer. He is significant in having started to import flintlock guns from the Netherlands at the end of Japan's period of ...
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Empire of Japan–Russian Empire relations
The Relations between the Empire of Japan and the Russian Empire were minimal until 1855, mostly friendly from 1855 to the early 1890s, then turned hostile over the status of Korea. Diplomatic and com...
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19th G7 summit
The 19th G7 Summit was held in Tokyo, Japan, on July 7–9, 1993. The venue for the summit meetings was the State Guesthouse in Tokyo, Japan.The Group of Seven (G7) was an unofficial forum which brough...
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Nishihara Loans
The Nishihara Loans (西原借款, Nishihara Shakkan) were a series of loans made by the Japanese government under the administration of Prime Minister Terauchi Masatake to the Anhui clique warlord Du...
Ryūkyū-kan
Ryūkyū-kan (琉球館) were institutions serving as homes and bases of operations for Ryukyuan missions in early modern Fuzhou (Fujian province, China) and Kagoshima (Satsuma province, Japan).
The R...
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Boxer Rebellion
The Boxer Rebellion, Boxer Uprising or Yihetuan Movement was an anti-imperialist uprising which took place in China towards the end of the Qing dynasty between 1899 and 1901. It was initiated by the M...
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34th G8 summit
The 34th G8 summit was held in Tōyako (洞爺湖, Tōya-ko, Lake Toya) on the northern island of Hokkaidō, Japan, on July 7–9, 2008. The locations of previous summits to have been hosted by Japan in...
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Basic Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation
The Basic Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation is an agreement between Australia and Japan (Nippon) to enhance relations between the two countries mostly in trade but also social and cultural factor...
Treaty of Gyehae
The Gyehae Treaty was signed in 1443 ("gyehae" is the Korean name of the year in the sexagenary cycle) between the Joseon dynasty and Sō Sadamori as a means of controlling Japanese piracy and legitimi...
Japan–Korea Agreement of August 1905
The Japan-Korea Protocol of August 1905 was made between representatives of the Empire of Japan and the Korean Empire in 1905. Negotiations were concluded on August 13, 1905.
This treaty granted ...
Suminoe no Tsu
Suminoe no Tsu (住吉津) is the oldest international port in Japan.Said to be opened by Emperor Nintoku, Suminoe no Tsu was located on an inlet called Suminoe no Hosoe on the southern side of Sumiyoshi Gr...
Anti-Comintern Pact
The Anti-Comintern Pact was an anti-communist pact concluded between Nazi Germany and the Empire of Japan (later to be joined by other, mainly fascist, governments) on November 25, 1936 and was direct...
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South East Atlantic Fisheries Organisation
The South East Atlantic Fisheries Organisation (SEAFO) is an organization that maintains controls over fishing and fishing related acts in the Southeastern Atlantic Ocean.
Predating the Independen...
Italy–Korea Treaty of 1884
The Italy–Korea Treaty of 1884 was negotiated between representatives of Italy and Korea.
In 1876, Korea established a trade treaty with Japan after Japanese ships approached Ganghwado and threate...
Italy–Korea Treaty of 1884 - Wikipedia
Washington Naval Conference
The Washington Naval Conference, also called the Washington Arms Conference or the Washington Disarmament Conference, was a military conference called by President Warren G. Harding and held in Washi...