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Japan’s Administrative Vice-Minister of finance receives our ambassador to Japan

H.E. Mr. Chiqiaki Okamoto, the Administrative Vice-Minister of finance of Japan, received H.E. Mr. Hassan bin Mohammed Rafi Al Emadi, the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Japan, at the Japanese Ministry of Finance, on Tuesday afternoon 30 October 2018. He welcomed His Excellency the Ambassador in Japan and wished him success in his mission and to the bilateral relations between the two countries further development and to achieve the desired strategic partnership.


H.M. the Emperor of Japan to hosts a tea party in honor of our ambassador and two new ambassadors accredited to Japan

On Thursday, September 27th, 2018, at the Imperial Palace, the Emperor of Japan Akihito and Her Majesty Empress Michiko held a tea ceremony in the honor of three new ambassadors accredited to Japan; H.E. Mr. Hassan bin Mohammed Rafi Al Emadi, Ambassador of the State of Qatar and the Ambassadors of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Lesotho. During the meeting with His Majesty the Emperor, and after exchanging words of welcome and courtesy, the emperor pointed to the importance of bilateral relations between Japan and the State of Qatar, and the great developments witnessed by the State of Qatar.


Qatar's Ambassador to Japan receives the President and CEO of LNG JAPAN,

H.E. Mr. Hassan bin Mohammed Rafi Al Emadi, the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Japan, received at his office on Tuesday morning Sep 25th, Mr. Hiroshi Kawagara, President and CEO of LNG Japan, and his entourage, which included a number of senior officials of the company, including Vice President Mr. Takeshi Katsumaya. Mr. Hiroshi and the accompanying delegation welcomed the Ambassador to Japan and wished him well in his mission.





Embassy’s diplomats hold a farewell party for the Arab diplomats and officials who will leave Japan after the end of their terms..

In the framework of the diplomatic and social activities of the Embassy, ​​and in an initiative that reflects the spirit of brotherhood, friendship and cooperation among the Arab diplomats, Mr. Abdullah Bin Jassim AlZeyarah, the Minister Plenipotentiary and Mr. Rashid bin Mubarak Al Khater, the Second Secretary of the Embassy, hosted a luncheon in Tokyo on Monday 9, 2018, to bid farewell to a number of Arab diplomats and officials working at Arab companies, who will leave Japan after the end of their terms.


The Embassy participates in an event sponsored by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government to promote the Qatari heritage

As part of the Cultural activities to promote national identity and to establish the principle of openness to world cultures and to highlight the rich cultural wealth and unique heritage of the State of Qatar, the Embassy participated on 25 June 2018 in a cultural event at the Arima Primary School in downtown Tokyo. The participation came at the invitation of the school, which has chosen the Embassy of the State of Qatar, as part of activities sponsored by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government in cooperation with local governments to introduce the cultures of other countries, in preparation for the Tokyo Summer Olympics Games to be hosted in 2020.


Qatar's Ambassador to Japan to meet with the Mayor of Onagawa

H.E. Yousef Bilal, Qatar’s Ambassador to Japan, received in his office at the Embassy, H.E. Yoshiaki Suda the Mayor of Onagawa and his accompanying delegation. Onagawa is a coastal town located in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. During the meeting, an agreement on the construction of a multi-stage school project (Elementary, Middle and High schools) in Onagawa was signed. This project is one of the projects funded by the Qatar Friendship Fund (QFF) in Japan. This fund was established by the State of Qatar for the people of Japan following the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, 2011, for the relief efforts and reconstruction of the areas that have experienced widespread destruction.