Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics (KNUTE) has long-standing relationships with Japanese partners. For more than 10 years, there have been Japanese language courses organized by Soka University lecturers. KNUTE Rector of A. Mazaraki has been the Honorary Professor of this university for many years.
At the invitation of KNUTE, initiated by the Head of the Department of World Economy G. Duginets, Professor Takahashi Tomohiko from the University of Takushoku (Tokyo, Japan) visited Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics. He gave a lecture on "Features of the Banking System of Japan" for students majoring in “International Economics”, “Management of Foreign Economic Activities” “Customs Affairs” and “Financial Intermediation” as well as for PhD students and lecturers. The lecture facilitated intellectual dialogue on the relevance of cooperation with Asian countries being a civilizational part of Europe.
Professor Takahashi Tomohiko met with Vice Recrors S. Melnychenko, V. Sai, and had a frank conversation with KNUTE Rector A. Mazaraki on the real prospects of further cooperation.
He also discussed the possibility of cooperation in certain scientific areas with the leadership of the World Economy and Banking Departments.