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Mr Tadakazu Kimura honoured by The Queen

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In recognition of his distinguished services to international sponsorship and cultural understanding between the UK and Japan, Tim Hitchens, the British Ambassador to Japan, has presented Mr Tadakazu Kimura, the President of the Asahi Shimbun, with an Honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire at an investiture ceremony held at the British Embassy Tokyo on 20 October 2014.