Japan Press Pool Service for ASEAN Meetings in Brunei

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TOKYO, June 28 (ANTARA/Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet) --

     The Japan Times, The Mainichi and Kyodo News have launched a joint English portal website to provide news reports, key remarks by officials, official documents and other information for a series of ASEAN-related foreign ministerial meetings in Brunei.

     Media organizations can access the Japan Press Pool Service website until July 2 to obtain the following in English:
     * news reports on the meetings;
     * top stories from Japan;
     * key remarks by Japan's foreign minister and other officials;
     * news photos;
     * information and news reports on side events; and
     * official documents released by the ASEAN secretariat and the Japanese government.

     To access the website, go to: http://www.presspool.jp/ (Login IDs and passwords are not required.)

     Source: Kyodo News

     Yoichi Kosukegawa
     World Services Section
     Kyodo News
     Tel: +81-3-6252-8305
     e-mail: kaigai.kammon@kyodonews.jp