Visit to Japan by Her Excellency Ms. Megawati Sukarnoputri, President of the Republic of IndonesiaVisit to Japan by Her Excellency Ms. Megawati Sukarnoputri, President of the Republic of Indonesia

Her Excellency Ms. Megawati Sukarnoputri, President of the Republic of Indonesia visited Japan along with her husband Mr. Taufik Kiemas from 28 September to 1 October, 2001.
During her stay, President Megawati was received in audience by Their Majesties Emperor and Empress. President Megawati also held talks with Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. President Megawati was also awarded a honorary doctorate degree from Waseda University.
This is the first visit to Japan by President Megawasi since her inauguration as President in July this year and is expected to contribute greatly, together with the Japan-Indonesia Summit Meeting, to the strengthening of future Japan-Indonesia Relations.



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