Taro Kono to visit Mozambique and Ethiopia and attend TICAD

National / Politics Aug 21, 2017

Taro Kono to visit Mozambique and Ethiopia and attend TICAD

Foreign Minister Taro Kono is scheduled to visit Africa for five days starting Wednesday to attend a two-day ministerial meeting of a Tokyo-led African development conference in the capital of Mozambique, his ministry said Monday. After joining the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) ...

National Aug 29, 2016

Japan vows cooperation to develop Kenya's strategic Mombasa port

JPrime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged Tokyo's cooperation in developing a key port in southern Kenya on Sunday in talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. Japan attaches importance to developing Mombasa port, a gateway to the East African market, and strengthening ties with Kenya amid China's ...