First Day of the G20 Seoul Summit
On November 11 (local time), Prime Minister Naoto Kan visited Seoul, the
Republic of Korea (ROK), to attend the G20 Seoul Summit.
The Prime Minister attended a roundtable meeting on "trade and investment" of the G20 Business Summit, and exchanged views with the business leaders present at the meeting, focusing on the theme of "revitalizing trade."
Later, the Prime Minister held a meeting with Mr. Nobuaki Koga, President of the Japanese Trade Union Confederation (RENGO), and participants of the G20 Labor Unions' Summit.
In the evening, the Prime Minister attended a welcome reception held at the National Museum of Korea, and then a working dinner.
Afterwards, Prime Minister Kan held talks with Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey.