Attendance at the Republic of Singapore's 53rd National Day Reception.
September 6, 2018 : H.E. Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat had the honor of attending the 53rd National Day reception for the Republic of Singapore at the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan.
On the joyous occasion H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat expressed his most heartfelt congratulations to long-time friend of the Afghan Embassy His Excellency Mr. Lui Tuck Yew, Ambassador of the Republic of Singapore to Japan. H.E. Dr. Mohabbat expressed his gratitude for Singapore’s long standing commitment to Afghanistan’s reconstruction and development, particularly in the realm of Human Capacity Building by offering many scholarships across several fields for Ministry officials. H.E. Dr. Mohabbat proceeded to thank the the people and Government of Singapore, through H.E. Ambassador Mr. Lui, for their support and expressed his hope that the two nations could continue to have a fruitful relationship. H.E. Mr. Lui thanked H.E. Dr. Mohabbat for his kind words and in return expressed his wish to see the relationship between Afghanistan and Singapore continue to strengthen and flourish.
H.E. Dr. Mohabbat also had the pleasure of meeting with the Hon. Mr. Yasuhisa Shiozaki, Member of the House of Representatives and former Chief Cabinet Secretary & Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Finance; and Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare; to whom he expressed great thanks on behalf of the people and Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan for the noble Nation of Japan's steadfast and benevolent support over the years. Additionally, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat had the pleasure of meeting with several of Their Excellencies the Ambassadors with missions in Japan, many diplomats, members of Parliament, and notable members of Japan’s business sector.