The Brookings Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies and the U.S.-Japan Council recently co-hosted an event featuring Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki of Japan and Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii on the current state of U.S.-Japan relations including President Obama’s visit to Japan in November 2009 and Congressional views on the U.S.-Japan alliance.
The State of U.S.-Japan Relations marked the USJC’s inaugural event in the Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies policy luncheon series, partnering with major organizations focused on U.S.-Japan and Asia relations. Senator Inouye gave remarks on Congressional views on U.S.-Japan relations and Ambassador Fujisaki discussed President Obama’s November visit to Japan.
A Brookings report using NSSO data has shown that 15 per cent of Indians now have some form of health insurance compared to 1 per cent in 2004. Also, while nearly 62 per cent in Andhra Pradesh are covered, less than 5 per cent of people in UP have health insurance.