Monthly Archives: October 2017


Asia-Africa 20

The Embassy of Djibouti in Japan alongside Kyodo PR, organized the second Asia-Africa 20 event, aimed at encouraging business ties between the Asian and African continent. This seminar was held at New Otani Hotel and was well attended by over 20 Japanese businessmen and with 16 countries represented including Algeria, Angola, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Ethiopia, [...]

By |2017/10/31|Categories: News|

Korea-Africa Business Forum in Seoul

Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali with Deputy Director of South Korea's Foreign Ministry's Africa Department. H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali took part, as Ambassador of Djibouti to South Korea, in the Korea-Africa Business Forum co-organized by the South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the African Union on the 25th October, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. [...]

By |2017/10/27|Categories: News|

Djibouti joins Thailand in funeral ceremony for Late King Bhumibol

The Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali at the funeral ceremony of late King Bhumibol. H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali was invited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand and took part as Ambassador of Djibouti in Thailand to represent the Republic of Djibouti at the grand funeral of King Bhumibol of Thailand held [...]

By |2017/10/26|Categories: News|

Inspire Africa – Business and Investment Promotion Seminar

Last Friday on the 13th of October, Djiboutian ambassador, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali, spoke at the "Inspire Africa" business and investment promotion seminar organized by the IATA and World Festival Inc. This was the first ever of such seminars and welcomed ambassadors representing Mauritania, Algeria, and a Kenyan diplomat as well as several Japanese [...]

By |2017/10/16|Categories: News|

Visit of Niger President to Djibouti

Djibouti Head of State with President of Niger. H.E. Mr. Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of the Republic of Djibouti, received the Niger Head of State, H.E Mr. Mahamadou Issoufou on the 9th of October during his visit to Djibouti. During his stay, both Head of States held an extended work meeting with their respective delegations. [...]

By |2017/10/10|Categories: News|

Delegation of Japanese Shipowners’ Association visit Djibouti

Group photo - H.E. Mr. Mohamed Abdoulkader Moussa Helem, Minister of Equipment and Transport with delegation of Japanese Shipowners’ Association. A delegation of Japanese shipowners’ comprised of 20 members and led by Mr. Koichi MUTO, current president of the JSA (Japan Shipowners’ Association) of the maritime company, Mitsui O.S.K made an on-site visit to Djibouti [...]

By |2017/10/09|Categories: News|

Visit of JICA delegation in Djibouti

Meeting between Doraleh Multipurpose Port officials & JICA delegation. A JICA delegation led by Mr. Ryuichi Kato, Director General of JICA’s Africa department made an on-site visit to Djibouti from the 3-5 October as part of the signing ceremony on the drilling test project for geothermal development between Djibouti and the ODDEG (Djibouti Office for [...]

By |2017/10/06|Categories: News|

Historical visit of H.E. President of the Republic of Djibouti to India

Head of States of Djibouti and India with respective Ministers of foreign affairs during the signing of the bilateral consultation agreement. The President of the Republic of Djibouti, H.E. Mr. Ismail Omar Guelleh, welcomed Wednesday H.E. Mr. Ram Nath Kovind, President of the Republic of India at the presidential palace during his official visit to [...]

By |2017/10/05|Categories: News|