The president met the prime minister of Japan
On Monday 21 October 2019 President Zuzana Čaputová met the Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe at the Akasaka Palace in Tokyo. They talked about bilateral relations, economic cooperation and the challenges arising from environmental protection and the need to tackle climate change. She invited a member of the Japanese imperial family to visit Slovakia to mark the centenary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. The President was visiting Japan for the enthronement of Emperor Naruhito.