Japanese Emperor’s Birthday Reception




On 20 November 2018, Ambassador Hideyuki Sakamoto hosted a reception at Hotel Europe in Sarajevo on the occasion of Japanese Emperor’s birthday. The reception was attended by a number of guests including Ms. Semiha Borovac, Minister of Human Rights and Refugees and other officials of BiH governments, as well as representatives of diplomatic, economic and academic communities.
In his speech Ambassador Sakamoto introduced this year’s developments of Japan-BiH relations in various fields such as development assistance and academic cooperation and wished for further strengthening of the bilateral relations.
At the reception Japanese companies displayed their products and promotional materials. The guests also enjoyed Japanese food and sake.