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President to undertake 5-day visit to Japan from Sunday
October 18, 2019

President Dr. Arif Alvi will undertake a five-day visit to Japan from Sunday, on the invitation of Japanese government to attend the Enthronement Ceremony of Emperor Naruhito. 

Over 100 Heads of States and Governments are expected to attend the ceremony.

Pakistan and Japan are long standing friends and their bilateral relations have been on an upward trajectory.

They have a huge potential to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation in diverse areas such as economic, commercial, investment, IT, agriculture, human resource development and tourism.

The visit by President Alvi will further cement the already existing friendly relations between the two countries.

Meanwhile, Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo has expressed his gratitude to President Dr Arif Alvi and people of Pakistan for expressing their sympathies and solidarity with victims of Typhoon Hagibis.

Prime Minister Abe, in his twitter message today thanked President Dr Alvi for expressing sympathy to those who were affected by the typhoon in Japan.

He said we will always remember the solidarity shown by Pakistani people and do our best to recover from the damages caused by the disaster.

Akram/Karrar