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Meeting between the African Development Bank and the African Diplomatic Corps

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali with Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB). On 9 March 2018, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali, Ambassador of the Republic of Djibouti, met Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) during a meeting with the African Diplomatic Corps (ADC) at the Imperial hotel [...]

By |2018/03/12|Categories: News|

3ʳᵈ General Meeting of the Kenjin-Tatsujin International Advisory Council

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali with Mr. Yoshiomi Tamai, Founder and President of Ashinaga. On March 3, 2018, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali, Ambassador of the Republic of Djibouti, took part in the 3ʳᵈ General Meeting of the Kenjin-Tatsujin International Advisory Council organized by Ashinaga and held in Kyoto from the 1st to 3rd of [...]

By |2018/03/07|Categories: News|

Signature ceremony of an exchange of notes on strengthening maritime safety

The Minister, Mr. Mahmoud Ali Youssof with H.E. Mr. Koji Yonetani, Japanese Ambassador to Djibouti, in the presence of the Commander of the Djiboutian Coast Guard, Colonel Wais Omar Bogoreh. The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Speaker of the Government, Mr. Mahmoud Ali Youssof, signed on Sunday February 26th, 2018, in favor of [...]

By |2018/02/27|Categories: News|

Djibouti Ports & Free Zones Authority statement about Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT)

Following recent information on the situation of the Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT) operated by DP World, our embassy would like to share with you the official statement of the Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority released on February 23th, 2018. [READ THE STATEMENT]

By |2018/02/23|Categories: News|

Minamisōma expresses gratitude to the Government and people of Djibouti

Karate training session with the team from Minamisoma at the Kanano Dojo. A delegation from the municipality of Minamisōma, Fukushima in the northeast of Japan visited Djibouti from the 11-14th of February 2018. H.E. Mr. Hassan Mohamed Kamil with Mr. Yukio Sato, director general of the Department of Civic Life. The team was led [...]

By |2018/02/15|Categories: News|

Vice-Admiral Daisuke Kajimoto’s courtesy visit to Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali with Vice-Admiral Kajimoto. On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018, the new Commander of the Combined Task Force 151 (CTF-151), Vice Admiral Daisuke Kajimoto of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), paid a courtesy visit to H.E. Mr. Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali at the Djibouti Embassy in Japan. Ambassador Araita started off [...]

By |2018/02/08|Categories: News|

Meeting between Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali and H.E. Dr. Nabil Shaath

S.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali with H.E. Dr. Nabil Shaath. The Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali met the Advisor to the Palestinian Authority President for External Affairs and International Relations, H.E. Dr. Nabil Shaath on Friday 2nd February 2018 at the Imperial Hotel.

By |2018/02/02|Categories: News|

Approval of a bill to increase women’s quota to 25% in the National Assembly

Meeting in plenary, the Parliament of Djibouti approved Thursday, January 11, 2018 a bill to increase to 25% the quota of women in the National Assembly. The law was initially debated at the Parliamentary Committee in charge of Legislation and General Administration. The government a week before then ratified the decision to increase the rate [...]

By |2018/01/16|Categories: News|

Courtesy visit of the new resident representative of JICA in Djibouti to H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali with Mr. Toru Togawa and two members of the JICA Africa department. On Thursday, December 21, 2017, the new resident representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Djibouti, Mr. Togawa Toru paid a courtesy visit to H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali at the Embassy of Djibouti in Japan. [...]

By |2017/12/25|Categories: News|

Djibouti—IMF Chief Christine Lagarde wants to boost inclusive growth

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde is greeted by Djibouti President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh at the Presidency on December 18, 2017 in Djibouti. Earlier this week, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde paid a visit to Djibouti to introduce her views on the positive impact of technologies on inclusive growth. After meeting with [...]

By |2017/12/19|Categories: News|