Japan Press Pool Service for APEC Meetings in Vladivostok, Russia

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TOKYO, Sep. 6, 2012 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/ —

The Japan Times, The Mainichi and Kyodo News are operating a joint English portal site from Sept. 5 to Sept. 9 to provide news reports, key quotes, official documents and other information for a series of APEC ministerial and leaders’ meetings in Vladivostok, Russia.

Media organizations can access the Japan Press Pool Service site to obtain the following in English:
* news reports on the meetings and other related events;
* top stories from Japan;
* key quotes from Japan’s foreign minister, prime minister and other officials;
* news photos;
* official documents released by the APEC 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

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