On 29 April 2016, the Government of Japan announced the conferment of decoration, the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon by the Emperor of Japan on H.E. Nasser Ahmed Alsowaidi, Chairman of the Board of National Bank of Abu Dhabi, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to promoting economic relations between Japan and the United Arab Emirates.
On 31 May 2016, Ambassador Fujiki organized in Abu Dhabi award ceremony of the decoration in honor of H.E. Alsowaidi.
Remarks by Ambassador Fujiki