Theresa May visited Japan from Wednesday 30th August to Friday 1st September.
The Prime Minister was accompanied by a delegation of business leaders on her trip to Japan. The visit focussed on defence and security cooperation, and trade and investment opportunities.
The business delegation showcased the strength of British business, the shared confidence in the UK-Japan economic relationship as we leave the EU, and the potential for future growth.
The Prime Minister meet with the Emperor of Japan at the Imperial Palace, watched a wheelchair basketball championship match and returned to the UK.
Photographs from day 3
The Prime Minister visits Japan - Day 3
The Prime Minister hosted a joint Japan-UK Business Forum in Tokyo and hoed a press conference with the Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe.
Prime Minister’s speech to Japan-UK Business Forum.
UK security and defence collaboration with Japan steps up a level
Japan-UK Joint Declaration on Prosperity Cooperation
Japan-UK Joint Declaration on Security Cooperation
UK Japan Joint Vision Statement
Joint Statement on North Korea
Prime Minister’s Press Statement in Tokyo
Photographs from day 2
The Prime Minister visits Japan - Day 2
The Prime Minister arrived, attended a traditional tea ceremony and traveled to Tokyo on a bullet train with the Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe.
Photographs from day 1
The Prime Minister visits Japan - Day 1
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