On Tuesday July 17, H.E. Ritter Diaz, Ambassador of Panama in Japan, paid a courtesy visit to Mr. Seishiro Eto, Member of the House of Representatives of Japan and President of the Panama-Japan Inter-parliamentary League, at his office in the Lower House of Parliament with the purpose of exchanging opinions about the relationship between Panama and Japan.
During this visit, Ambassador Diaz informed Mr. Eto about the next Official Visit to Japan of H.E. Maria Luisa Navarro, Viceminister of Multilateral Affairs and Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Panama, who will make a presentation to the Japanese government about the cooperation plan called “Panama Coopera 2030”.
Ambassador Diaz also referred to the newly launch Falcon Policy, by which the Administration of President Varela seeks to expand our foreign policy to Asia, Middle East and Africa, informing the new opening of embassies in Palestine, Jordan, Australia and Ghana.
Additionally, Ambassador Diaz informed about the progress in the preparation of the Panama Maritime Golf Tournament, reiterating his gratitude for the support from the Panama-Japan Inter-parliamentary League, which is the co-organizer of this tournament, on the occasion of the celebration of Panama National Day.
Ambassador took the opportunity to extend an invitation to Mr. Eto to the friendly football match between the Panama Soccer Team and the Japan Soccer Team, which will take place in Niigata city on October 12.
On other hand, Mr. Eto expressed his appreciation to Panama in regard to the support given to Japan in different forums, in particular the support for Osaka as a candidate for the 2025 World Expo.