Press Release on Diamond Jubilee Celebration of the Establisnment of Diplomatic Relations between Nepal and Japan

The Government of Nepalhasformed a High-level Committee to commemorate the 60th Anniversary (Diamond Jubilee) of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Nepal and Japan under the Convenorship of Hon. Mr. Kamal Thapa, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs.

The Committee is mandated to select, implement and coordinatevarious commemorative programs and events of diamond jubilee celebration throughout the year 2016.  The members of  high level committee consist of the Secretaries of relevant ministries, former Ambassadors of Nepal to Japan, CEOs of relevant Boards, Japan experts, representatives of the apex bodies of Nepalese business associations,among others.

Diplomatic relation between Nepal and Japan was established on 01September1956.


The Office of the Spokesperson

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Singhadurbar, Kathmandu

17 February 2016