Foreign Minister Hayashi held Informal Talks with Prime Minister of Barbados
On June 22, p.m. (local time), Mr. HAYASHI Yoshimasa, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, who is visiting Paris, France, to attend the “Summit for a New Global Financing Pact”, held informal talks with Hon. Mia Amor MOTTLEY, Prime Minister of Barbados, for a short time. The overview is as follows.
- Minister Hayashi stated that he is pleased to see Prime Minister Mottely again in Paris since his visit to Barbados in May, and both sides congratulated each other on the reunion.
- In response, Prime Minister Mottley stated that reform of the Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) remains important and requires support from developed countries, and the two sides shared the view to continue to work together to address various issues.