Receiving Courtesy Call by Mr. Kei Nitta of JTB.
December 20, 2019: It was a pleasure for H.E. Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat to receive a courtesy call by Mr. Kei Nitta, Senior Manager of the Japan Travel Bureau (JTB) Visa Center, at the Embassy in Tokyo.
H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat warmly welcomed Mr. Nitta to the embassy and expressed gratitude to him for making time in his schedule to meet for a courtesy call. Further, he thanked Mr. Nitta for the support and interest the JTB has given to the Embassy of Afghanistan over the years. In return, Mr. Nitta expressed his thanks to H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat for finding time in his busy schedule to meet with him, for the warm welcome, and for his kind words.
Japan Travel Bureau (JTB) is not only the largest travel agency in Japan but also one of the largest travel agencies worldwide. Over the years it has expressed great interest in being able to provide tours and travel packages to Afghanistan as well as having provided much assistance towards spreading the information of Afghanistan’s rich cultural heritage, breathtaking vistas, and incomparable hospitality to the Japanese public in conjunction with the Afghan Embassy in Tokyo. Therefore, Mr. Nitta and H.E. Dr. Mohabbat discussed ways in which to help broaden and increase the opportunities for Japanese to foster their interest and knowledge about Afghanistan as well as the future potential for tourism to the country.