Philippine Embassy - Tokyo, Japan > Philippine Ambassador Plants Cherry Trees in Inawashiro, Fukushima and Ofunato City, Iwate

Philippine Ambassador Plants Cherry Trees in Inawashiro, Fukushima and Ofunato City, Iwate

pr-20180517-1On 24 and 26 April 2018, H.E. Ambassador Jose C. Laurel V, accompanied by Madame Milagros E. Laurel, Deputy Chief of Mission Eduardo M.R. Meñez, Madame Marissa V. Meñez, Ms. Guia P. Dangca and Sakura Princess Ms. Amira Joyce Ann P. Dangca, participated in Japan-Philippine Friendship Cherry Blossom Tree Memorial Planting Ceremonies at the Inawashiro Listel Park, Fukushima and the Akasaki Junior High School, Ofunato City, Iwate.

The events were also graced by the presence of Mr. Shoji Suzuki, Chairperson of the International Friendship Cherry Blossom Tree Memorial Planting Organizing Committee, Mr. Hiro Suzuki, President of the International Friendship Cherry Blossom Tree Memorial Planting Organizing Committee, Ms. Sonoko Kudo, Chairperson of the Queen Committee Japan Sakura Foundation, Mr. Satoshi Sekiguchi, Chairman of the Tokyo Cherry Blossoms Association, Hon. Hiroshi Zengo, Mayor of Inawashiro, Hon. Kimiaki Toda, Mayor of Ofunato City and Hon. Masako Mori, Member of the House of Councillors of Japan. END

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