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New Ambassador of Japan pays courtesy call on Foreign Minister

Fathmath Shaahunaz
03 January 2019, MVT 20:07
Ambassador of Japan to Maldives, Keiko Yanai, pays courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid. PHOTO/FOREIGN MINISTRY
Fathmath Shaahunaz
03 January 2019, MVT 20:07

The new Ambassador of Japan to Maldives, Keiko Yanai, paid a courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid on Thursday.

During the meeting, which took place shortly after Yanai presented her credentials to President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, Foreign Minister Shahid assured the full support of the administration in discharging the new ambassador's duties.

Shahid further highlighted the enduring bilateral ties between Maldives and Japan, praising the close people-to-people contact established between the two nations.

Accompanying the minister during the meeting were State Minister Ahmed Khaleel Assistant Director Zeena Mohamed Didi of the foreign ministry.

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