Asia Pacific Regional Developments

Title:

 PH poised to be biggest recipient of Japan’s military aid program

Author:

Roy Mabasa

Source:

Manila Bulletin

Date:

 September 17, 2016

Description:

Tokyo, Japan — The Philippines is poised to become the biggest recipient of Japan’s capacity building assistance particularly the transfer of military technology and equipment in order to beef up its own capability in safeguarding its territorial waters in the South China Sea.

Tags: News, Japan-Philippines Relations, Military Modernization