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Japanese Representative Office (JRO)


Japanese Representative Office (JRO) Kasumigaseki Building 8F3-2-5 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-kuTokyo 100-6008, Japan  Office Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday   Tel +81 3 35043160   Fax +81 3 35043165   E-mail Download the map and walking directions to JRO

About Us

The Japanese Representative Office (JRO) serves as the focal point for interaction between ADB and its constituencies in Japan. JRO's main roles are:

  • to raise public awareness about ADB and the Asia-Pacific region,
  • to mobilize resources from the public and private sectors in Japan for ADB operations, and
  • to serve as ADB's liaison to government agencies, NGOs, and other stakeholders in Japan by providing information and through coordination.

View the fact sheet for Japan.

Book launch event, Economic and Social Development of Bangladesh: Miracle and Challenges, will be held jointly with JICA Research Institute, in English. For details and registration, please see here.


Takashi MATSUO (Mr)Representative  E-mail
Ushio TASHIBU (Mr)Deputy Representative  E-mail
Rika HAKOZAKI (Ms)External Relations Officer  E-mail
Keiko KAWAZU (Ms)Administration and Communications Coordinator  E-mail
Keiko HAMADA-CHAKMA (Ms)Senior Administration and Communications Assistant  E-mail

Holidays 2018

The Japanese Representative Office (JRO) will be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1-3 (Monday-Wednesday)
National Foundation Day (Observed) February 12 (Monday)
Constitution Day May 3 (Thursday)
Greenery Day May 4 (Friday)
Respect for the Aged Day September 17 (Monday)
Health Sports Day October 8 (Monday)
Labor Thanksgiving Day November 23 (Friday)
New Year's Eve December 31 (Monday)