New England Consuls General Rhode Island Summit

Secretary Gorbea at the beginning of the meeting
Participant networking

On 6/28, Acting Consul General Usui participated in the meeting held for the New England Consuls General Rhode Island Summit in the State House.

The event was sponsored by Rhode Island’s Secretary of State, Secretary Gorbea, and in addition to Japan, the governments of Brazil, Mexico, Turkey, Israel, and Taiwan were represented by their Consuls General or other representatives. Other than Secretary Gorbea, the other representative present from Rhode Island was Secretary Pryor from the Department of Commerce, and they held a lively discussion in which opinions were exchanged on such topics as policies related to business and the business environment.

(Photos: Provided by Government of Rhode Island)