Published On: Sat, May 28th, 2016

FM Jaitley to leave for six-day Japan visit today

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will today evening leave for a six-day visit to Japan to boost investments into India.

FM Arun Jaitley will today evening leave for a six-day visit to Japan.

FM Arun Jaitley will today evening leave for a six-day visit to Japan.

On arrival in Tokyo on May 29, he will have meetings with CEOs of Japanese Companies (Soft Bank/JBIC).

On May 30, the Finance Minister will attend the 22nd International Conference on ‘The Future of Asia’ organized by Nikkei Inc.

In the afternoon, the Finance Minister will have bilateral meetings with the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, METI Minister (Economy, Trade and Industry) and Health Minister.

On May 31, Jaitley will have meeting with Osamu Suzuki, chairman, Suzuki Motor Corporation in the morning.

Thereafter, he will participate in 22nd International Conference on ‘ The Future of Asia’ organized by Nikkei Inc.

In the afternoon he will deliver a keynote address at the roundtable on National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).

In the evening Jaitley will have meetings with President, GPIF (Government Pension Investment Fund) Norihiro Takahashi and President and CEO, JOIN (Japan Overseas Infrastructure Investment Cooperation for Transport and Urban Development) Takuma Hatano.

In the morning on June 1, the Finance Minister have meeting with CEOs organized by JIBCC (Japan-India Business Cooperation Committee).

He will also hold meetings with President, JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) Shinichi Kitaoka and Chairman, Hitachi, Hiroaki Nakanishi (Chair, Committee on South Asia, Keidanren).

In the afternoon, Jaitley will attend IIES Symposium on Indian Economy and deliver a keynote speech there and afterwards he will leave for Osaka.

On arrival at Osaka the Finance Minister will meet Indian organizations at the India Club.

On June 2, the Union Finance Minister will deliver a lecture on ‘India: Political, Social and Economic Change (TBC) at Osaka University.

In the evening, the Finance Minister will participate and address the Make In India- Investment Promotion Seminar. Thereafter he will meet Japanese CEOs and CII delegation.

On June 3, Jaitley will leave for Kyoto in the morning. He will reach Tokyo in the evening from Kyoto where he will hold various meetings like meetings with President, ICIJ (The Indian Commerce & Industry Association Japan), Sr. MD, SMBC (Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation), CEO, Eastspring Investments etc.

The Finance Minister will leave for New Delhi on June 4 and will arrive in the national capital in the evening on the same day after completing his six-day official visit to Japan.


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