Export-Import Bank of Japan

Export-Import Bank of Japan

A former bank that was responsible for providing financing to encourage Japanese international trade. It ceased to exist in 1999 when it merged with the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund to form the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation.
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On the stalled disbursement of 800 million dollars in untied loans by the Export-Import Bank of Japan, Komura reiterated the International Monetary Fund (IMF) must first agreed to resume aid to Moscow that has been suspended since last August due to Russia's currency crisis, the official said.
That bank was formed by merging the Export-Import Bank of Japan and the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund.
Japanese sources close to the talks told Kyodo News that Ing was told the Japanese government would consider providing soft loans through its Export-Import Bank of Japan, provided the Shinkansen system is chosen.
The new organization, tentatively named the International Cooperation Bank, will be created through the merger of the Export-Import Bank of Japan and the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund.
JBIC, formed through the merger of the Export-Import Bank of Japan and the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund, has concluded that the initial portion of the package has not been misused and decided to lift a freeze on the rest of the loan package.
We would prefer to explore chances of bond guarantees by either the Export-Import Bank of Japan or the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for our state enterprises, not for our global bonds to be issued by the Finance Ministry," Tarrin told reporters.
The Japanese aid, unveiled last October, envisages the Export-Import Bank of Japan guaranteeing debts of the five countries.
The Export-Import Bank of Japan said Thursday it has signed a syndicated loan agreement worth 10 billion yen with Brazil's largest governmental bank to boost exports of Japanese goods and services to the country.
With financial support from the Export-Import Bank of Japan, the company plans to invest the equivalent of 300 million U.
TOKYO, May 11 Kyodo Three representatives of tribespeople in the northern Philippines urged the Export-Import Bank of Japan and Japanese firms Tuesday to stop financing the construction of a massive power dam, saying the project threatens to uproot them.
Japan signed an agreement last July to extend 800 million dollars in untied loans through the Export-Import Bank of Japan to help Russia reform its coal mining sector.
For financial assistance to Asian economies hit by the currency crisis, as well as to Japanese firms operating in the region, FILP funds to the Export-Import Bank of Japan and the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund will increase 76.