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Masahiro Takagi / Listin Diario

In an interview with Listin Diario, the Ambassador of Japan Masahiro Takagi spoke highly of the Dominican Republic as a place for Japanese to invest. He said the war conflict between Russia and Ukraine has triggered a food crisis worldwide and the post pandemic has Japan betting on investments in Caribbean lands such as the Dominican Republic.

“I want to let Japanese companies know that this is an ideal place to invest, not only in tourism, but also because of the business environment, political stability and growth through free trade that the Dominican Republic enjoys to date,” said the ambassador.

Takagi highlighted that the free trade zone model could be very attractive for the business class of his country due to the proven positive results generated by these industries. Dominican exports are in boom times, with 60% of total exports. In...

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