SG Fujita (right) and Ms. Tjahya Widayanti (left)
Mr. Masataka Fujita, Secretary General of the AJC, paid a courtesy call on Ms. Tiahya Widayanti, Acting Director General, Directorate General of National Export Development (DGNED), on June 22, 2016. Ms. Tjahya Widayanti has became the Acting Council Director representing Indonesia, succeeding Ms. Nus Nuzulia Ishak, former Director General of DGNED as well as former Council Director of the AJC, who retired from her post in May 2016.
At the courtesy call, SG Fujita explained the details of the reform that the Centre is undertaking for its activities. He particularly elaborated on the changes introduced in the Centre’s trade related activities and explained new activities such as the service trade and new forms of trade of the respective ASEAN Member States. Ms. Tjahya Widayanti welcomed SG Fujita’s visit and acknowledged the Centre’s reform efforts. She extended her expectations towards the Centre’s activities in further enhancing Japan-Indonesia as well as Japan-ASEAN economic relations.
The meeting was held with the presence of Mr. Dody Edward, Director of Export Development Cooperation; Mr. Ari Satria, Secretary of Directorate General of National Export Development; Ms. Sri Elyza Damarita, Deputy Director for Asia Pacific and African Region; Ms. Nur Santi Handayani, Head of Asia, Australia and New Zealand; and Ms. Sonya Meilina Ekawati from the Ministry of Trade.