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Re-election of H. E. Mr. Gnassingbe, President of the Republic of Togo (Statement by Press Secretary OHTAKA Masato)

The Government of Japan congratulates H. E. Mr. Faure Essozimna GNASSINGBE on his official reelection as President of the Republic of Togo, as a result of the presidential election held on February 22, 2020. The Government of Japan welcomes the consolidation of democracy in the Republic of Togo and hopes…

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Emergency Grant Aid in response to the humanitarian crisis in the Sahel region

The grant is to provide humanitarian assistance to refugees and internally displaced persons

1. On March 10, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 23.7 million USD (2.607 billion Japanese Yen) for the people who became refugees or internally displaced persons due to the deteriorated security condition and the host communities in the Sahel region. 2. The grant is…

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Emergency Grant Aid in response to the damage caused by Locusts in Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti

The grant is to provide humanitarian assistance in the area of food through World Food Programme (WFP)

On March 10, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of seven million and five hundred thousand US dollars in response to the damage caused by locusts in Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti. The grant is to provide humanitarian assistance in the area of food through World Food…

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Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Nakatani Shinichi’s Visit to Morocco and Senegal

Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nakatani is scheduled to participate in invesments seminers in those countries and exchange views with key government officials

Mr. NAKATANI Shinichi, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, is scheduled to visit the Kingdom of Morocco and the Republic of Senegal from February 15 to 22. In Morocco and Senegal, Parliamentary Vice-Minister Nakatani is scheduled to participate in invesments seminers in those countries and exchange views with key government officials,…

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Signing of the Japan-Cote d'Ivoire Investment Agreement

This Agreement aims at further liberalization, promotion and protection of investment between the Contracting Parties

On January 13 (same day local time), Mr.KURAMITSU, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire, and H.E. Mr. Marcel AMON-TANOH, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, signed the “Agreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire for the…

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Signing of Tax Convention between Japan and Morocco

For the purpose of eliminating double taxation arising between the two countries, this Convention clarifies the scope of taxable income in the two countries

On January 8 (same day local time), “Convention between Japan and the Kingdom of Morocco for the Elimination of Double Taxation with respect to Taxes on Income and the Prevention of Tax Evasion and Avoidance (hereinafter referred to as the Convention) (English (PDF)/Japanese (PDF)) was signed in Rabat, Morocco by Mr.…

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Signing of the Japan-Morocco Investment Agreement

This Agreement aims at further protection and promotion of investment between the Contracting Parties

On January 8 (same day local time), Mr. SUZUKI Keisuke, State Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, and H.E. Mr. Mohcine JAZOULI, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Morocco, signed in Rabat, Morocco, the “Agreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Morocco for the Promotion…

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Dispatch of a Special Envoy of the Prime Minister for the Inauguration Ceremony of the President of the Republic of Mozambique

Following the result of the Presidential Election of the Republic of Mozambique in October last year, the Presidential Inauguration Ceremony for H.E. Mr. Filipe Jacinto Nyusi will be held on January 15. Considering the importance of the bilateral relationship between Japan and Mozambique, the Government of Japan has decided to dispatch…

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Africa Business Seminar in Nagoya - Highlighting the Potential of African Students –

The seminar was held to introduce the potential of African students to the Japanese business community

1. On December 19, Africa Business Seminar in Nagoya - Highlighting the Potential of African Students- was held at JICA Nagoya Global Plaza. 2. As a follow-up to the outcome of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) in August 2019 in Yokohama, the seminar was held to introduce…

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General Election and re-election of H.E. Mr. Nyusi as the President of the Republic of Mozambique (Statement by Press Secretary OHTAKA Masato)

The Government of Japan hopes that, under the strong leadership of the President Nyusi, the Government of the Republic of Mozambique will continue to promote good governance

The Government of Japan welcomes that the general election in the Republic of Mozambique was held in a peaceful manner on October 15, and congratulates H.E. Mr. Filipe Jacinto Nyusi on his re-election as the President. The Government of Japan hopes that, under the strong leadership of the President Nyusi,…