Under the arrangements by Mr. Seiroku Takizawa, Honorary Consul of Cambodia in Sapporo, H.E. Ambassador Chea Kimtha, visited Hokkaido Prefecture on 8th-9th June 2016 in order to further strengthen the cordial relationship between Cambodia and Japan, and promote tourism and investment opportunities in Cambodia.
During the visit, H.E. Ambassador met important local leaders – H.E. Ms. Harumi Takahashi, Governor of Hokkaido Prefecture, and H.E. Mr. Katsuhiro Akimoto, Mayor of Sapporo City – on 8th and 9th June 2016, respectively.
Taking the opportunity of visiting Hokkaido, H.E. Ambassador met Cambodian students studying at Hokkaido University and had lunch together.
On 12th May 2016, H.E. Ambassador Chea Kimtha attended the annual Dinner Party of Toyama-Cambodia Friendship Association in Toyama Prefecture, at the invitation of Mr. Junichi Takata, Chairman of the Association.
On the occasion of the visit in Toyama Prefecture, H.E. Ambassador also paid the courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Takakazu Ishii, Governor of Toyama Prefecture, and H.E. Mr. Masayoshi Imamoto, Deputy Mayor of Toyama City.
In addition, H.E. Ambassador visited some companies in Toyama, namely Kitanippon Shimbun, Hokuriku Electric Power and Taiwa Seiki.
Besides, H.E. Ambassador met and talked with Cambodian trainees working for the garment factory in Toyama Prefecture.
At the annual Dinner Party of Toyama-Cambodia Friendship Association
Chairman of the Association delivered welcome remarks to the participants
At Taiwa Seiki Corporation
Meeting with Toyama Governor
At Kitanippon Shimbun
At Hokuriku Electric Power Headquarter
Meeting with Deputy Mayor of Toyama City
Meeting with Cambodian trainees before the annual Dinner Party
The Royal Embassy of Cambodia, NPO Cambodian Community and Cambodian Students Association in Japan jointly organize the “Cambodia Festival 2016″ on 7-8 May 2016 at Yoyogi Park, Tokyo.
The celebration of the “Cambodia Festival 2016″ coincides with the “60th Anniversary of the Japan-Cambodia Treaty of Amity” taking into effect this year that brings about one of the important events to further strengthen the deep-bond of friendship between the two countries – the first-ever direct flights launched by All Nippon Airways (ANA) from Narita International Airport Tokyo to Phnom Penh Capital City of Cambodia on 1st September 2016.