His Excellency The President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote met with Mr Seiichi Eto MP, the Japanese Minister responsible for Promoting Dynamic Engagement for All Citizens; Minister in charge of Territorial Issues; Minister of State for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs; Minister of State for Consumer Affairs and Food Safety; Minister of State for Measures for Declining Birth rate and Minister of State for Ocean Policy.
The Head of State thanked Minister Eto for his personal support in helping our Mission to promote Fiji throughout Japan.
His Excellency was accompanied by Fiji’s Ambassador to Japan Isikeli Mataitoga and First Secretary Ms Kelera Savu.
Meanwhile His Excellency President Konrote also met with Mr Peter Yoshiyasu Sato, the President of the Association for the Promotion of International Cooperation (APIC).
Issues discussed were climate change, APIC exchange programmes, and APIC’s more involvement in the Pacific.
President Konrote thanked Mr Sato for APIC’s contribution in Fiji and the Pacific.