ALL NATIONAL UNIVERSITIES IN JAPAN HAVE TECH EXPORT CONTROL UNITS

On 11 August, The Mainichi reported that all 86 national universities in Japan had by this spring created export control sections to prevent nuclear, radar and other high-level technologies that are convertible to military use, from being transferred abroad. Japanese universities have faced growing calls to tighten their export controls as the US has raised questions about China stealing technology. There had been fears that Japanese universities being excluded from joint research opportunities with universities in the US and other countries.

https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20200811/p2g/00m/0na/090000c

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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