UK Companies Displayed their World-class Security Technology in Japan
The Rt. Hon. John Hayes MP, Minister for Security at the UK Home Office visited Japan on 13 October to take forward discussion between the UK and Japanese Governments on Security cooperation. The Minister gave a keynote address at the British Embassy Tokyo’s Olympic Security Seminar. He introduced UK Government officials from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and UKTI Defence and Security Organisation who spoke about the UK’s counter terrorist strategy and related technical capabilities such as counter-improvised explosive device (Counter-IED) technology and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) protection. The Minister held bilateral discussions with the Japanese Olympic Minister and Public Safety Minister to underline the UK’s commitment to sharing experience and best practice with Japan as Tokyo starts to prepare for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020.
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Article by UKTI Strategic Trade Team, British Embassy Tokyo, October 2015.