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Minister Mary Mitchell O'Connor T.D. visit to Japan, 16-18 November

Visit by Minister Mary Mitchell O'Connor T.D. to Japan, 16-18 November will focus on strengthening ties in areas of trade, investment and innovation.


Ireland's Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Mary Mitchell O'Connor T.D. is to visit Japan from 16-18 November on he final leg of a trip to Asia. Minister Mitchell O'Connor is visiting Japan to promote links between Japan and Ireland in the areas of trade, investment and innovation.

While visiting Japan, Minister Mitchell O'Connor will be accompanied by senior officials from Ireland's inward investment promotion agency, IDA Ireland, and Enterprise Ireland (EI), the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markers. In addition to holding meetings with key business leaders from the life sciences and information communication technology sectors, Minster Mitchell O'Connor is due to meet with counterparts in the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO).

Minister Mitchell O'Connor will be the third Irish minister to visit Japan in 2016, following visits by the Minister for Financial Services in September and the Minister for Training, Skills and Innovation in October. further underlining the importance of Japan to Ireland.

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