CEAC Commentary

"CEAC Commentary" introduces news analyses and opinions in Japan on the Relations of Japan with the rest of the world, but they do not represent the views of CEAC as an institution.

"The Council on East Asian Community (CEAC) E-Letter" is delivered electronically once every month, free of charge, to readers in the world interested in Japanese thinking on an East Asian Community and other related international affairs by the Council on East Asian Community (CEAC), all-Japan intellectual platform for the study of an East Asian Community.



March 10new
CEAC E-Letter
(10 March 2017, Vol.10, No. 2)
March 2
The Japan-China Dialogue
“Prospect of Japan-China Cooperation in Aging Society”
March 2
CEAC Commentary
Abe’s Rubicon Crossing over the Kuril Territorial Talk with Russia
January 20
The 14th East Asia Forum in Siem Reap, Cambodia (June 9-10, 2016)
January 10
CEAC E-Letter
(10 January 2017, Vol.10, No. 1)


December 27
CEAC Commentary:
Is ceasefire of Syria a gateway to peace deal?
November 22
The 74th Policy Plenary Meeting held
November 10
CEAC E-Letter
(10 November 2016, Vol. 9, No. 6)
November 8
Reconsidering Significance of TPP on the Occasion of the Current Extraordinary Session of the Diet
October 18
The 1st NTCT National Focal Points Meeting in Tokyo, Japan held
October 17
The NEAT 14th Annual Conference in Bangkok, Thailand held



Chairman's Greeting
ITO Kenichi

Nine years have already passed since the foundation of the Council on East Asian Community in May of 2004. I am humbled when I look back as President...more


President's Greeting

In recent years in East Asia, high tensions are sometimes observed over such issues in South China seas and political questions among the countries in the ...more