[12th November 2015]

HIS EXCELLENCY AMB. S.K. MAINA'S VISIT TO THE SAKAI HEAVY INDUSTRIES LTD, IN SAITAMA PREFECTURE

H.E. Ambassador S.K. Maina with Mr. Ichiro Sakai, President, Sakai Heavy Industries Ltd.

On 9th November, 2015, His Excellency the Ambassador visited the Sakai Heavy Industries in Saitama Prefecture where he held fruitful discussions with the President of Sakai Heavy Industries, Mr. Ichiro Sakai, and other senior executives.

The visit was a follow- up of the constructive discussions held in Nairobi during H.E. the President's Round Table meeting with Japanese Business Executives, and the Kenya-Japan Business Forum from 19th -22nd August, 2015, which culminated to Sakai Heavy Industries' decision to invest in Kenya.

Sakai Heavy Industries is a leading Japanese infrastructure company specializing in road construction. Their state of the art machinery (seen in the photo below) uses the unique "In-place stabilizing method" which is very appropriate in developing economies.

H.E. the Ambassador and Mr. Sakai- Tour of the Factory

Exchange of Gifts

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