On September 9th, 2015, His Excellency Ritter N. Diaz, Ambassador of Panama to Japan, received a courtesy visit of Mr. Hiroyuki Yushita, Senior Managing Director of the International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) on the occasion of the appointment of Ambassador Díaz as a new honorary member of the said organization.
At the beginning of the meeting, Mr. Yushita appreciated to Ambassador Díaz accepting being honorary member of FEC, which will contribute to strengthen the cooperative relationships such as education, trading and other missions between Japan and Panama.
Ambassador Díaz also expressed his appreciation for FEC of their consideration to appoint him as an honorary member, mentioning his fully contribution with FEC aiming to make known the different aspects of Panamanian culture toward member of the organization.
Ambassador Díaz took this opportunity to explain different topics of his diplomatic agenda, which include strength the maritime relationship between Panama and Japan, promotion of the Japanese technology in agricultural matter and mass transportation, mentioning that Japanese technology is recognized as a prestigious technology all over the world.
The meeting finalized with an exchange of views about the possibility of holding a presentation to FEC member given by Ambassador Díaz related to updated news of Panama Canal extension project.
International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) is a non-profit organization, aiming to deepen understanding and friendship at international level. The principal activities are promoting exchanges between Japan and other countries, facilitate the understanding of Government’s policies and also provide international business strategies to the affiliates of the organization. More than 100 Ambassadors are affiliated as honorary members of the organization.