Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda calls for talks to limit the economic fallout from his country's...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda calls for talks to limit the economic fallout from his country's dispute with China over islands in the East China Sea, although he reiterates that the territories belongs to Japan. While Japanese car sales have suffered, the nation is also China's second-largest provider of foreign direct investment. At stake in the row are fishing rights and access to up to 160B barrels of oil.