Press release

Japanese Ambassador pays courtesy call on PS Confait

November 5, 2019

The newly accredited Ambassador to Japan, H.E. Mr. Ryoichi Horie, called on the Principal Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Marina Confait today at Maison Quéau de Quinssy.

Dr. Confait congratulated the Ambassador on his accreditation and conveyed Seychelles’ appreciation of the kind assistance provided through various projects particularly in the maritime sector.

“We are certain that during your tenure you will continue to deepen the collaborative ties across different sectors for the mutual benefit of our peoples” added Dr. Confait, who also extended a congratulatory message to His Majesty, Emperor Naruhito, for his recent accession to the throne.

On his part, Ambassador Horie thanked Dr. Confait for her hospitality and further expressed his commitment to enhance cooperation with Seychelles.

Seychelles and Japan established diplomatic relations in 1976.