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Global Insight publishes economic reports with a view to attracting inward investment exclusively in The Japan Times, Japan’s window to the world.

Whether promoting countries, sectors or high profile international events, our reports provide a comprehensive guide to the opportunities available and the incentives that exist. Global Insight's feature in-depth interviews with government officials, economic advisers, investment facilitators and high-ranking business people, to provide a clear and balanced view on emerging and investor-friendly economies around the world. Our surveys are published economies around the world, they are published as an integral part of the newspaper, not as a separate pull-out.


“The review is very encouraging and will no doubt impact greatly the readers from the business community and will go a long way in encouraging future investors to consider Kenya as the next investment destination. Kenya is honoured and privileged to be featured by a very prestigious and widely read daily in Japan. This will undoubtedly go a long way in forging a more enhanced bilateral relations between our two countries”.

S.K. Maina, MBS , Ambassador of Kenya in Japan

I wish to present my compliments and herewith confirm receipt of the Special Report on Liberia as published on Wednesday, 26 July 2017 Edition of The Japan Times – focusing on clear path for sustained economic development. In a typical feature-styled creative narrative, you gave a unique Liberian account, sector by sector – highlighting history, progress made, challenges and comprehensive roadmap for the future. We are undoubtedly proud of the holistic analysis of the Special Report”.

Ekena Wesley , Communications Director, Head of Public Affairs & ICT, Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs of Liberia

“Thankful for your wonderful publication. I truly appreciate your article on Madagascar which provide to readers the attractive opportunities on mining”.

Rosette L. Rasoamanarivo , Chargé d ’Affairs, Embassy of Madagascar in Japan