Mr. Vibhav Kant Upadhyay, Chairman of India Center, meeting H.E. Shinzo Abe, Hon. Prime Minister of Japan and Mr. Tadashi Maeda, Senior Managing Director of Japan Bank for International Cooperation discussed the framework and model of IJEC. Mr. Motoo Hayashi, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry approved of IJEC’s objectives and mission. Mr Vibhav Kant Upadhyay presented Mr. Hayashi with a Nehru Jacket, traditional Indian-wear. The Solar Consortium met with Mr Naokazu Takemoto on 17th February 2016. Toshiba representatives shown keen interest on the presentation of IJEC and the solar projects in the pipeline.