Ambassador of Japan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Fumio Iwai gave a public lecture titled “Experience of Japan through Meiji Restoration” at Abdurahman Al-Sudeiri Culture Canter in Sakaka, Al-Jouf Region.
In his lecture, Ambassador Iwai talked about the social and economic reforms that Japan experienced in its history and discussed the similarities with the dynamic social and economic reforms currently underway in Saudi Arabia, in terms of developing industry and culture, growing human resource and passion of the people, according to SPA.
Ambassador Iwai exchanged opinions with the audience through a question-and-answer session.
Prior to the lecture, Ambassador Iwai paid a visit to Prince Faisal bin Nawaf bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Al-Jouf province.
He also visited Al-Jouf University and met with the its president, Dr. Mohammed bin Mufrij Al-Huwaiti, the chamber of commerce, and Nawwaf Al-Rashed Heritage Museum.