URGENT: Japan says eyeing joint project for next-generation chips with U.S.

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The Japanese government said Friday that it will launch a new research center for next-generation semiconductors, eyeing a joint development arrangement with the United States for the crucial technology. The announcement was made as the top foreign and economic officials from both countries gathered for a meeting in Washington to affirm their cooperation on enhancing economic security such as through resilient supply chains for semiconductors.

Kyodo News

Kyodo News