The Ninth Meeting of the Japan-Qatar Joint Economic Committee
September 14, 2015
1. On Tuesday, September 15, the ninth meeting of the Japan-Qatar Joint Economic Committee will be held in Tokyo.
2. H.E. Mr. Yoichi Miyazawa, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, H.E. Mr. Yasuhide Nakayama, State-Minister for Foreign Affairs and other government officials are attending the meeting on the Japanese side, while H.E. Dr. Mohammed Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, and other government officials are attending the meeting on the Qatari side.
3. At the meeting, both sides will review the latest update on the development of the bilateral cooperation between the two countries towards “the Comprehensive Partnership,” which was decided by both sides on the occasion of the visit of H.H. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar in February 2015, and discuss possibility for further cooperation in a wide range of fields including energy and business environment.