Qatar’s Table Tennis Association Chief elected to preside over Asian Table Tennis Union

Khalil Al-Mohannadi, President of the Qatar Table Tennis Association, will head the Asian Table Tennis Union (following his unopposed election Sunday in Doha). Al-Mohannadi becomes the sixth President of the Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU). He follows Japan’s Rizo Kawakami Read more

Egypt, Japanese giant Toyota to explore blue ammonia production

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum signed a memorandum of understanding with Japan’s Toyota Tsusho to assess the opportunities for producing blue ammonia in Egypt, Arab News reports citing Asharq. The ministry in the statement said economic facilities studies and the Read more

Japan’s international cooperation Agency backs Turkish SMEs with $300m

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide Turkey’s small enterprises financial support valued at $300 million to muddle through the pandemic, Daily Sabah reports. The financial pledge was born Wednesday from a cooperation agreement with Turkey’s Small and Medium Industry Read more

Japanese banks sign joint loan to fund Qatar’s biggest mega solar power plant

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and Mizuho Bank have signed a syndicated bank facility worth $330 million to fund the construction of Qatar’s first mega solar power plant, Japan Times reports. “This loan is expected to contribute to Read more