In 2008, the overseas economic section of Japan Bank for International Cooperation （JBIC） was merged with the Japan International Cooperation Agency （JICA）. This merger of the Japanese Government's two largest aid organizations was aimed at boosting aid efficiency by creating an integrated aid organization for unified orchestration of cooperation in the three areas of technical assistance, loan aid, and grant aid."NIPO-047", "2355263"
This enabled the party leadership to take across-the-board control of party candidate endorsements and the allocation of funds under a newly established party financial assistance program."NIPO-070", "2531615"
However, the Japanese government has appealed for a unified organization to improve efficiency."MB002692", "2327058"
make arrangements through all other local municipalities and the national government
The Tokugawa Central Administration prohibited each lord or merchant from international trade without permission, and they accomplished unified control for the first time in the Japanese history.〔【出典】『日本経済の秘密』（岸本建夫著）◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"YA01-023", "2471624"