On Monday, 30 January, H.E. Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, visited the House of Representatives and met with Mr. HOSODA Hiroyuki, Speaker of the House.
Speaker Hosoda began by welcoming Prime Minister Mitsotakis to Japan. He then stated that last year marked the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Japan's diplomatic mission in Greece, and expressed gratitude for the friendly relationship the two countries have maintained over the years. Mr. Hosoda also noted that he welcomes active high-level dialogue between the two nations, such as this latest visit.
Prime Minister Mitsotakis responded by offering his appreciation for the reception. He also expressed hope for further bilateral economic exchange and an expansion of Japan's investment in Greece.
They also exchanged views on the situation in Ukraine, the economy, energy, and parliamentary exchange between the two countries.