On February 6, 2017 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Tajikistan in Japan Dr. Hamrokhon Zarifi held a meeting with a Member of the House of Representatives of the Japanese Parliament, the Head of the Tajikistan-Japan Parliamentary Friendship League, former Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan Mr. Takeo Hiranuma.
The issues related to mutually beneficial relations between the two countries have been discussed at the meeting, considering the importance of cooperation in the framework of inter-parliamentary friendship league.
At the beginning, Ambassador of Tajikistan congratulated Mr. Takeo Hiranuma on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Tajikistan and Japan and expressed gratitude for the ongoing efforts to strengthen bilateral cooperation.
During the meeting, sides discussed issues of business cooperation in the light of the outcome of the meeting of the heads of the two countries, including the expansion of bilateral cooperation in field of economy and trade. The sides agreed regarding the need to change the forms of economic cooperation. The sides have concurred that a huge untapped existing potential between two countries to be used extensively for building up cooperation.
At the end of the meeting Ambassador of Tajikistan invited Mr. Takeo Hiranuma, together with other members of the Parliamentary Friendship League to visit Tajikistan.