Chinese Tourists In Tokoy Japan

There is a friendly feeling about Japan in China at the moment – and visa versa.

That’s partly because of a record number of visitors from China in Japan, boosting its economy.

On  the diplomatic front, Japan is avoiding clashes over the history of the war and is open to supporting China’s economic expansion.

But there is still a concern about a long running territorial dispute in the East China Sea.

Read more, in this week’s Japan Story blog.

Japan Story’s blog is written by former BBC Tokyo Correspondent Duncan Bartlett. Each week he analyses how Japan’s story is being told to the world through the international media.