His Excellency Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, departed Maldives this evening after concluding his one-day official visit to the Maldives.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim, held bilateral talks with his Japanese counterpart His Excellency Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, today.

His Excellency Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, has arrived in the Maldives this morning on an official visit.

Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan H.E Mr. Taro Kono is scheduled to make an Official visit to the Maldives on 6 January 2018.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim has sent a message of sympathy to His Excellency Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr., Secretary of Department of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Philippines following the recent severe flooding caused by Tropical Storm Tembin.