Visit to Japan of His Excellency Mr. François Hollande, President of the French Republic, and Ms. Valérie Trierweiler

May 7, 2013
Japanese

    1. His Excellency Mr. François Hollande, President of the French Republic, and Ms.Valérie Trierweiler will pay a state visit to Japan from Thursday, June 6 to Saturday, June 8.
    2. During their stay in Japan, the President and Ms. Valérie Trierweiler will make a State Call on Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan. Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress will host a State Banquet in honor of the President and Ms. Valérie Trierweiler. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, will hold a meeting with President Hollande, and host a lunch for the President.
    3. The Government of Japan sincerely welcomes the visit of the President and Ms. Valérie Trierweiler, which will further strengthen the friendly relations between Japan and the French Republic.

(* The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.)