28.08.2008 - Japan seeks UAE`s sovereign investments
From Khaleejtimes.com: Tokyo is looking to attract SovereignWealth Funds (SWFs) in the UAE to make long-term investments in Japan, particularly in sectors offering high returns, as both countries stress the importance of human and economic development. The investments shall be in the form of joint ventures on financial services, photovoltaic or solar power, water desalination, energy-saving IT products, biotechnology and real estate, according to Japan’s Hiroyuki Ishige, Vice-Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)[, speaking at the 33rd Japan Cooperation Forum for the Middle East in Dubai on Wednesday]... Full article: Source