2013-2015 Bilateral Relations

24 November 2015

 

 

2015 National Day Reception

 

2015 National Day Reception

 

On 24 November 2015, Ambassador and Mrs. Fujiki hosted a Japanese National Day Reception in InterContinental Abu Dhabi to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan. H.E. Mr. Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy attended the reception as the guest of honour.

 

Remarks by Ambassador Fujiki

 

Press Release

 

 

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8 June 2015

 

 

Credential Ceremony for Permanent Representative to the IRENA

 

Credential Ceremony for Permanent Representative to the IRENA

 

On 8 June 2015, Ambassador Fujiki has submitted credential to H.E. Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General of IRENA as Permanent Representative of Japan. He expressed his firm resolution to contribute to the development of IRENA and advances of international cooperation in the field of renewable energy.

 

 

 

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22 February 2015

 

 

Opening of Workshop on Emirati Female Entrepreneurs Development

 

 

On 22 February 2015, the 1st  workshop by Abu Dhabi Tawteen Council(ADTC) and Japan International Cooperation Center on Emirati female entrepreneurs development opened in Al Ain. H.E. Ali Rashid Al Ketbi, Chairman of ADTC and Mr. Kenji Hirata, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of Japan attended the opening ceremony and gave a speech.

 

 

 

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11 February 2015

 

 

H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE welcomed the 5th Annual Joint TRC-JCCP/Idemitsu Workshop at Takreer Reserch Center

 

H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE attended the 5th Annual Joint TRC-JCCP/Idemitsu Workshop at Takreer Reserch Center on February 11 2015. In his remarks, he welcomed that the TRC has become one of the successful models of cooperation between Japan and the UAE and played a fundamental role in developing the refining industry in the UAE.

 

Ambassador's Remarks

 

 

 

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4 February 2015

 

 

Lecture by Ambassador Kamo at Zayed University

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On 4 February 2015, Ambassador Kamo gave a lecture titled “Japan’s Foreign Policy and the UAE” at Zayed University, Abu Dhabi. Students listened to the Ambassador attentively and asked many questions after the lecture.

 

 

 

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17~18 January 2015

 

 

Co-chairmanship of two Japanese ministers in the 5th IRENA Assembly

 

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On 17 January, H.E. Yoichi Miyazawa, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry and H.E. Yasuhide Nakayama, State Minister for Foreign Affairs took co-chairmanship in the Fifth Assembly of International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) which was held in Abu Dhabi from January 17, 2015 for two days.

 

 

Press Release

 

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26 November 2014

 

 

2014 National Day Reception

 

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On 26 November, 2014, Ambassador and Mrs. Kamo hosted a Japanese National Day Reception in Hilton Abu Dhabi to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan. This year, we received H.E. Dr. Maitha Salem Al Shamsi, Minister of State as a guest of honour. His Majesty the Emperor will turn 81 on 23 December.

 

Ambassador's Remarks

 

Press Release

 

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21 October 2014

 

 

H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE welcomed the Opening of the SMBC Abu Dhabi Representative Office

 

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H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE attended the opening reception of the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Abu Dhabi Representative Office on October 21 2014. In his remarks, he welcomed the opening of the office which will further enhance the relationship between Japan and UAE in the financial area.

 

Ambassador's Remarks

 

 

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7 September 2014

 

 

Credential Ceremony for Permanent Representative to the IRENA

 

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On 7 September 2014, Ambassador Kamo has submitted credentials to H.E. Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General of IRENA as Japan’s first Permanent Representative. Japan is the 20th country to appoint Permanent Representative to IRENA.

 

Ambassador's Remarks

 

Press Release

 

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3 September 2014

 

 

Signing on the Agreement on Academic Exchange between Fujita Health University and UAE University

 

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In the presence of H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan in UAE, the Agreement on Academic Exchange between Fujita Health University and UAE University was signed on 3 September 2014 by Mr. Kiyotaka Hoshinaga, M.D., Ph.D., President, Executive Director, Fujita Health University and H.E. Prof. Mohamed Al Baili, Provost, Vice-Chancellor, UAE University.

 

Ambassador's Remarks

 

Press Release

 

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12 June 2014

 

 

Japan-UAE Financial Cooperation Seminar

 

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Japan-UAE Financial Cooperation Seminar was held in Central Bank of the UAE on June 12, 2014. Mr. Takatoshi Kato, President of Japan Center for International Finance, made an introductory speech and Mr. Mitsuhiro Furusawa, Vice Minister of Finance for International Affairs, Japanese Ministry of Finance, made a keynote speech in this seminar.

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2 April 2014

 

 

Japan’s Reception at “World Telecommunication Development Conference 2014”

 

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H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE made a welcome speech in the reception hosted by Japanese Government which was held in Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) hall on April 2, 2014, on the occasion of World Telecommunication Development Conference 2014 (WTDC).

 

 

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20 - 21 January 2014

 

 

H.E. Motegi, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan visits Abu Dhabi

 

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On January 20th and 21st 2014 H.E. Toshimitsu Motegi, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, attended the World Future Energy Summit and the Indian Ocean Renewable Energy Ministerial Forum in Abu Dhabi.
At the bilateral meetings with high-ranking officials of U.A.E. / Abu Dhabi government, Minister Motegi exchanged views on progress and further engagements in the fields of education, promotion of investment and medical services, in addition to energy including upstream oil development.

 

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29 November 2013

 

 

2013 Emperor’s Birthday Reception ( Japan National Day)

 

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On November 26, Embassy of Japan held a reception to celebrate the 80th birthday of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan. H.E. Dr. Hadef bin Jua’an Al Dhaheri, Minister of Justice and H.E. Dr. Tariq Ahmed Ibrahim Al Hidan, Assistant Foreign Minister, attended the reception as guests of honor. H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan made a panoramic quick remarks supported by slide show highlighting the relations between Japan and UAE and showcasing the work of those Japanese who made great contributions to the UAE during the formative years. A Japanese chef made ‘Sushi-Demonstration’.

 

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29 October 2013

 

Japanese State Minister attends Najah Exhibition

 

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H.E. Midori Matsushima, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, attended the educational event ‘Najah Exhibition’ held at ADNEC on 29th Oct. 2013. Accompanied by H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, H.E. Dr. Mugheer Al Khaili, Director General of Abu Dhabi Educational Council and H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to UAE, Minister Matsushima visited the Japan Pavilion where she made remarks on Japan-UAE educational cooperation and met some Japanese universities’ exhibitors.

 

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10 October 2013

 

Inauguration Ceremony of Shuweihat S2 Power and Water Plant Project

 

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H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan to the UAE attended the inauguration Ceremony of Shuweihat S2 Power and Water Plant Project in Al Gharbia, Western Region, Abu Dhabi on 10 October 2013 in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region. More than 100 officials from Japan and UAE were present. Marubeni Corporation, a Japanese corporation, has taken part in the project.

 

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02 October 2013

 

Ambassador of Japan visits Mubarraz Island

 

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H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan, visited Mubarraz Island on 10 October 2013. Ambassador Kamo had a tour in the island where Abu Dhabi Oil Company (ADOC) is operating the oil field since 1967. It is worth mentioning here that the whole crude oil production from the Mubarraz Island is exported to Japan.

 

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23 September 2013

 

Signing an MOA between TAKREER and JCCP

 

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In the presence of H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan, a Memorandum of Agreement between TAKREER Research Centre of Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company, TAKREER, and Japan Cooperation Center, Petroleum, JCCP, was signed on 23 September 2013 by Mr. Jassem Ali Al-Sayegh, Chief Executive Officer of TAKREER, and Mr. Morihiro Yoshida, Managing Director of JCCP.

 

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17 July 2013

 

Ambassador of Japan visits the Gas Processing Plant (Habshan-5) in Habshan

 

 

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H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan, visited the construction site of the natural gas processing plant (Habshan-5 project) in Habshan on 7 July 2013. Ambassador Kamo was attended by both Mr. Abdul Aziz Al Ameri, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd., and Mr. Kobayashi, executive officer of JGC. In the near future, the natural gas plant will be transmitted to the UAE power supply plants through pipelines.

 

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17 July 2013

 

Ambassador of Japan visits to Ruwais Refinery

 

 

 

H.E. Yoshihiko Kamo, Ambassador of Japan, visited Ruwais Refinery on 8 July 2013. Ambassador Kamo had a tour in the refinery guided by Mr. Ali Mohamed Al Jaberi, Senior Vice President, in charge of Ruwais Refinery of Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company (TAKREER). Japan is a main importer of oil products refined by the Ruwais Refinery.

 

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20 June 2013

 

IWPP project in Fujairah

 

 

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H.E. Ambassador and Mrs. Kamo officially visited IWPP (Independent Water and Power Producer) in Fujairah on 20 June 2013. A Japanese company, Marubeni Corporation, contributes in the operation and maintenance of the project.

 

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2 May, 2013

 

Signing Ceremony of the Japan-UAE double taxation convention and nuclear cooperation agreement

 

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The Japan-UAE double taxation convention and nuclear cooperation agreement were signed on 2 May 2013 in Dubai in the presence of H.E. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, and H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE.

 

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25 March, 2013

 

Visit to Das Island

 

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Guided by Mr. Fahim Kazim, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Gas liquefaction Company (ADGAS), H.E. Ambassador Kamo visited LNG processing facility and terminal in Das Island on 25 March 2013. The LNG project in Das Island has continuously supplied LNG to Japan since 1977.

 

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