The Order and the appreciation certificate has been handed more than to Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud Bahwan by Shinzo Abe, Japanese Prime Minister. After getting the Order, Sheikh Mohammed met with Emperor Akihito of Japan.
Sheikh Mohammed expressed his thanks and appreciation to Emperor Akihito and Shinzo Abe for conferring the Order on him.
He also thanked the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, H E Mitsugu Saito, Ambassador of Japan to Oman and H E Khalid bin Hashil al Meselhi, Oman’s Ambassador to Japan for their contribution to the achievement of his go to to Tokyo.
Conferring ‘The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star’ to Sheikh Mohammed comes in recognition of his tangible contribution to enhancing cultural relations and understanding in between the two nations.
Sheikh Mohammed as the chairman of OJFA plays a important function in boosting ties in between Oman and Japan.
Throughout the previous year, the association organised cultural exchange programmes. It also endeavours to market relations in between the two nations.
Information Source: Muscat Daily