For me, it is an honor and satisfaction to express my heartfelt felicitations in connection with the confident victory of Your Excellency at the Presidential elections and wish Your Excellency greatest successes in assuming this honorary responsibility at the post of President of Azerbaijan Republic.
We, in the Mitsui and Co.Ltd, are convinced that the bright leadership of Your Excellency will lead your country to new economic accomplishments and provide for prosperity of the people of Azerbaijan.
Continuing to make very effort in the work, directed at strengthening of links between the Republic of Azerbaijan and Japan in future, I remain with assurances of my highest considerations.
President and chief executive director of the “Mitsui and Co.Ltd
Tokyo, 23 October 2003