Japan announces intention in financing agricultural projects

President of the Republic, José Eduardo Dos Santos, receives Japanese Ambassador to Angola / Photo: Pedro Parente

The outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Angola, Kuniaki Ito, on Thursday, December 8, informed the Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, about Japan’s interest in financing agricultural projects in Angola.

Speaking after an audience granted to him by the Angolan Head of State, the Japanese diplomat said that the amount of funding will be decided after projects are identified.

Ambassador Kuniaki Ito who is at the end of his two-year mission, also expressed the interest of his country’s businessmen in investing in Angola, even though the business environment is not very favorable.

The Japanese diplomat said that bilateral relations have been enhanced for the good of both countries and recognizes that efforts are being made to improve the business environment in Angola.

Source: ANGOP

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