10th World Chambers Congress

The Ambassador Ahmed Araita Ali with the City of Sydney mayor, Ms. Clover Moore. The Ambassador of the Republic of Djibouti to Japan, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali and the President of the Djibouti Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Youssouf Moussa Dawaleh, attended the 10th World Chambers Congress, held from September 19th to 21st 2017 in [...]

By |2017/09/27|Categories: News|

Djibouti International Trade Fair announced for the 110th Anniversary of the Chamber of Commerce celebration

The first "Djibouti International Trade Fair" will be held from the 3rd to the 7th of December 2017 at the Palais du Peuple, Djibouti. The International Trade Fair is open to professionals and many representatives of multinational companies are attending the event to promote their products and services, as well as visitors involved in international [...]

By |2017/09/26|Categories: News|

Coast Guard Global Summit

Family photo session during the Coast Guard Global Summit. The Heads of Coast Guards and agencies representing coast guard functions from 34 countries took part in the first Coast Guard Global Summit held on 14 September 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. The Coast Guard Global Summit was jointly hosted by the Japan Coast Guard and the [...]

By |2017/09/20|Categories: News|

2017 IYF Conference

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araïta Ali, Ambassador of Djibouti with Dr. Ock Soo Park, founder of International Youth Fellowship (IYF). H.E. Mr. Ambassador Ahmed Araïta Ali attended the 2017 IYF Conference organized by International Youth Fellowship (IYF) on September 11, 2017 at the National Olympics Memorial Youth Center in Tokyo and chaired by its founder Dr. [...]

By |2017/09/11|Categories: News|

Djiboutian Minister of Foreign Affairs meeting with Japanese counterpart

August 25th saw a meeting between Djibouti’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mahmoud Ali Youssouf and his Japanese counterpart Mr. Taro Kono. The meeting took place during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), which the ministers were attending, hosted in Maputo, Mozambique. The meeting began with Mr. Kono receiving congratulations from his counterpart on [...]

By |2017/09/05|Categories: News|

Courtesy visit to Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, President of the Nippon Foundation

From left to right: Dr. Milanga Mwanatambwe, Advisor at Tokushukai Medical Group, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araïta Ali, Ambassador of Djibouti and Vice Dean of the ADC, Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of Nippon Foundation, H.E. Mr. Solomon K. Maina, Ambassador of Kenya, and Professor Masanori Nogi. In the capacity as Vice Dean of the Africa Diplomatic [...]

By |2017/09/01|Categories: News|

Djibouti presents bold and ambitious plans for the future

July 25th and 26th saw the second African Development Bank Group’s Japan-Africa business forum take place. During this forum multiple high level representatives, from both the public and private sector, presented their plans for growth and development in both individual nations and the continent. Djibouti was no exception with the Chairman of the Djibouti Ports [...]

By |2017/07/28|Categories: News|

Delegation from Ports of Djibouti visit Japan

From the July 3rd to 7th, a high-level delegation from the Ports of Djibouti, led by the General Director, Mr. Saad Omar Guelleh visited the 3 largest Japanese shipping companies (MOL, K-Line and NYK). The General Director of the new Port of Tadjourah, Mr. Mahamad Obakar Houmad and two heads of the Department of Market [...]

By |2017/07/10|Categories: News|

DJIBOUTI and the WORLD – Japan Edition #3 is out now

Djibouti on the 27th June celebrated its 40th Anniversary of Independence and almost equal years of bilateral relations with Japan. The number of the high-level Japanese representatives, members of the public and private sector as well, was proof of the strong bilateral ties that exist between both countries. The latest edition of the DJIBOUTI and [...]

By |2017/07/04|Categories: News|

Djibouti at 40

The Republic of Djibouti yesterday celebrated 40 years of independence at the Hotel Okura Tokyo. H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali presented the opening speech talking about the country's journey so far and how much Japan has grown to understand and work with Djibouti in furthering and bettering the existing bilateral ties. Several diplomats, ambassadors, and [...]

By |2017/06/28|Categories: News|