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Prime Minister of Jamaica reports successful working visit to Japan
November 13, 2013
Jamaica and Japan prepare to celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations next year. Prime Minister of Jamaica – Portia Simpson Miller visited Japan from November 4th to 8th 2013 in a multi-day working visit aimed at strengthening bilateral relations between Japan and Jamaica. Mrs Simpson Miller and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe signed a joint statement.
The joint statement promised stronger bilateral relationships through shared prosperity, peace and sustainable growth; consolidation of a mutually beneficial and sustainable economic relationship; mutual respect and understanding through dialogue, exchange, and trade; and a strengthening of co-operation on Caribbean and global issues.
Kirk is a proud Jamaican who started Jamaipanese.com in February 2006 and now lives in rural Japan. He enjoys sharing his experiences learning about Japan, personal milestones in life as well as interests such as photography, gaming and travelling.