Skip to main content

Japan: Nuclear Power

Volume 461: debated on Monday 4 June 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether she discussed civil nuclear power during her recent visit to Japan; and what meetings she had during the visit. (140564)

My right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary visited Japan on 22 May. She did not discuss civil nuclear power during her visit.

My right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary had bilaterals with Cabinet Secretary Shiozaki, Foreign Minister Aso, and Prime Minister Abe's climate change advisor Koike. She also had lunch with leading Japanese opinion formers, including politicians and representatives from the private sector, and gave a key-note speech at a climate change conference organised with Japanese business.