On October 25, 2016, the Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in Japan organized business seminar on «Doing Business in Tajikistan” with the participation of representatives of business circles of the two countries. Representatives of leading industrial and energy companies and banking sectors of two countries, including Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Japan Association for Trade with Russian and NIS (ROTOBO), Toshiba Corporation, Hitachi Ltd., Sojits Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank Limited, JOGMEC, Hit World General Trading, Akebono Boeki Co., LTD and Kyokuto Shokai LTD attended the seminar.
Ambassador of the Republic of Tajikistan in Japan, Dr. Hamrokhon Zarifi gave welcoming speech and made detailed presentation to the participants of the business seminar. He elaborated on dynamically developing trade and economic situation in the Republic of Tajikistan, favorable investment opportunities and business environment in the country and the willingness of business circles of Tajikistan to work closely with Japanese colleagues in the priority sectors of the economy.
It was emphasized that Tajikistan is a potential market for Japanese investment. However, relations between the two countries is limited only by trade. In this regard, the Ambassador called on Japanese companies to actively cooperate with their counterparts from Tajikistan, implementing mutually beneficial projects and creating joint manufacturing enterprises based on local raw materials.
Among the participants of business seminar, the exchange of views on the trends and prospects of further cooperation took place.
This event has become a logical continuation of the activities of the Embassy of Tajikistan in providing opportunity to Japan business circles get acquainted with the Tajik business environment, establish new relations and expand bilateral cooperation.