Courtesy call by Nippon Maritime Center and the Japan Association of Maritime Safety

On February 20, Ambassador Kagomiya received a courtesy call by Mr. Seiya Ishikawa, Managing Director of Nippon Maritime Center (NMC), Mr. Yu Ishizumi, Deputy Director of NMC and Mr. Takafumi Hashimoto, Director of Japan Association of Maritime Safety (JAMS). They visited the FSM to repair the “Unity” security boat, which the Nippon Foundation provided in 2012, and to conduct a needs survey of this country. The Nippon Foundation, NMC and JAMS have continued to provide necessary fuel and maintenance support even after the provision of the security boat.

Following the courtesy call, Ambassador Kagomiya inspected the security boat 'Unity' and received a detailed explanation from them on the progress of repairs and its activities.