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On December 15 the japenese goverment approved a new mid-term procurement plan for its self defense forces totaling 25.160 billion yen over the next few years. Research projects planned for the next five years include development of a new MBT with advanced command and control capabilities.
Originally posted by DeltaChaos
Where did that quote come from? Because 25,160 x 1 billion is 25 quadrillion, 160 trillion yen.
No, sorry. 25 trillion, 160 billion yen. Maybe this is more realistic. Is the Yen still that weak?
[edit on 8-11-2004 by DeltaChaos]