Japanese Embassy holds a reception ceremony for JICA experts and Jordanian peers.The Japanese Ambassador to Jordan Tetsuo Shioguchi said Tokyo's ties with the Kingdom are "historically longstanding and strong" in different fields.
Shioguchi, during a reception ceremony yesterday evening to honor experts of Japan Int'l Cooperation Agency (JICA JICA Japan International Cooperation Agency
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JICA Joint Intelligence Collecting Agency ) , their Jordanian peers and Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCV JOCV Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers ) , added Tokyo is looking forward to strengthening relations with Jordan.
"The relentless work of honorees is a step ahead is in this direction, " he pointed out.
Japan will continue to offer the Kingdom with technical and financial aid . Its overall assistance to the country since 1999 reached $340 million, said Tomoyuki Yoshida, the 2nd Economic Counselor , to our correspondent.
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1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.
2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. a bilateral agreement signed in 1985, over a thousand JOCV arrived here to work with governmental organizations countrywide as experts in education, health, vocational training , water management and disability affairs.
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