April 21, 2023


A delegation of Brazilian legislators with State Minister for Foreign Affairs Takei Shunsuke in Tokyo Bay on March 22. They traveled to Japan as part of the exchange program Juntos!, and also visited Saitama, Fukushima and Hamamatsu. | Embassy of Brazil

The Embassy of Bangladesh held a reception to celebrate the 52nd Anniversary of Independence and National Day of Bangladesh on March 27. Ambassador Shahabuddin Ahmed hoped for further strengthening of the friendly relations with Japan. | Embassy of Bangladesh

Panama’s Ambassador Carlos Pere meets with Shingo Torii, chairperson of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, on March 3. They exchanged views on the possibility of future cooperation between Panama and Japan. | Embassy of Panama

Hiroyuki Hosoda, speaker of the House of Representatives, joins Irish Minister of State Jack Chambers (left) and Ambassador Damien Cole at the Embassy of Ireland’s St. Patrick’s Day reception in Tokyo. | Embassy of Ireland

A certificate of gratitude is presented to Nobuo Kishi, former minister of defense and chairman of the Parliamentary Friendship Association Japan-Tunisia. From left: State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kenji Yamada; Hiroaki Tabata of the friendship association; Tunisian Ambassador Mohamed Elloumi; and Rep. Shintaro Ito. | Miki Oshita

Cuban Ambassador Miguel Ramirez (in the back) joins his wife and colleagues in the Latin American diplomatic corps to enjoy a presentation by Cuban cigar roller Ronald Rubio Morales, together with the secretary-general for the LDP in the House of Councilors, Hiroshige Seko (center). | Embassy of Cuba

Serbian Ambassador Aleksandra Kovac (center, in black) with Serbian mezzo-soprano Jelena Koncar and accompanying Japanese artists during a concert at Akasaka Kumin Hall on April 12. | Embassy of Serbia

Anita Nagy, director of the Liszt Institute Hungarian Cultural Center, and guests at the new exhibition introducing the Veszprem-Bakony-Balaton region, the European Capital of Culture in 2023. | Embassy of Hungary

Indonesian Ambassador Heri Akhmadi and the governor of Bali (sitting between the parasols), Wayan Koster, watch a Balinese Panyembrama dance during an exhibition of Balinese art and culture held by the Indonesian Embassy in collaboration with the Balinese provincial government on April 2. | KBRI Tokyo

Natalia Salazar (center front), charge d’affaires of the Embassy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, with participants who enjoyed a presentation of Bolivia’s attractions as a tourism destination that combined history, tradition, nature and adventure, including national dishes and a musical presentation of Bolivian folklore. | Embassy of Bolivia

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