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NEDO Signed Joint Statement of Intent on Bilateral Cooperation in Research, Development and Innovation with German Government. -Supporting Joint International R&D Projects between Japanese and German Companies-

 On March 21, 2017, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organiza-tion (NEDO) announced that on March 19, NEDO, the Ministry of Energy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI), and the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy of the Federal Republic of Germany (BMWi) signed a joint statement of intent on bilat-eral cooperation in research, development and innovation in order to strengthen the in-dustrial competitiveness and facilitate the internationalization of Japan and Germany. The signing was carried out at the venue of the Global Event for Digital Business (Ce-BIT 2017) in Hannover, Germany.

 In order to develop and carry out projects as part of the program, a public solicitation was announced in Japanese on NEDO's website on March 21, 2017.