Set up by the Japanese Government and the Arab League in 2009, this Forum is intended to be a platform for economic cooperation between Arab and Japanese governments and business communities.
It has the aim of strengthening the exchanges between member countries and promoting Japanese investment in Arab nations, in particular in Industry, Energy, Environment and Infrastructure.
At the form this year numerous political and economic figures are expected to participate in addition to a large delegation of officials and leaders from Japanese businesses. It will be led by the Japanese Minister for the Economy, Trade and Industry. In addition to the main event there will be B2B meetings with Japanese companies.