Reception Held to Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of Japan-Pakistan Diplomatic Relations

On 20th January, 2022, the Consulate-General of Japan in Karachi in collaboration with Adpulse hosted the first celebration in honour of 70 years of bilateral relations between Japan and Pakistan at Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi. Attended by a large audience, the event was a resounding success. A documentary was showcased in which the new Ambassador of Japan in Pakistan, H.E. Mr. WADA Mitsuhiro also made an appearance. Simultaneously, a number of Japanese and Pakistani companies were showcasing their products in Zaver Hall on the same premises, alongside an Ikebana exhibition – the Japanese art of flower arrangement.
During the auspicious occasion, former Pakistan Japan Business Forum (PJBF) Chairman Mr. Sohail P. Ahmed was conferred the prestigious decoration, The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon in recognition of his dedicated contributions strengthening economic relations between the two nations. Mr. ISOMURA Toshikazu, Consul-General of Japan in Karachi also thanked the audience, guests and collaborating organisations for their contributions to the furthering of bilateral relations between Japan and Pakistan.