The delegation with the Prefect of Obock.
A delegation led by Mr. Yano Tetsuro, former Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister and current President of AFRECO (Association of African Economy and Development), visited the Obock region in the north of the country on December 3rd, 2017 and the Tadjourah a day before the opening of the Regional Integration Forum of the Chamber of Commerce.
Amongst the members of the delegation were two representatives from JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization) and two representatives of UNIDO ITPO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization – Tokyo Office).
The delegation was welcomed by local authorities and during the meetings held, discussions on investment opportunities in the North of Djibouti were held.
The delegation also met with the Director General of the Djibouti ports, Mr. Saad Omar Guelleh during a work lunch hosted by the Port Authorities of Djibouti on December 4th, 2017 at Hotel Kempinski. This lunch was also attended by the Ambassador of Djibouti to Japan as well as his Japanese counterpart.