Important notice

15. February 2015

Temporary Closing of the Embassy of Japan in Yemen

Effective on February 15, 2015, the Embassy of Japan in Yemen has been temporarily closed, until further notice.

Certain functions of the Embassy are continued at the Embassy of Japan in Qatar and the contact information is as follows:

Address: Doha West Bay, Diplomatic Area, Doha, The State of Qatar (P.O. Box 2208)
Phone: (+974) 44840888
Fax: (+974) 44832178


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What's New 

8. February 2015

Embassy of Japan temporarily stopped VISA procedures

The Embassy of Japan in Yemen temporarily stopped receiving visa applications until further notice. Yemeni people can apply for a visa at the Japanese diplomatic missions in the countries / cities mentioned bellow: UK, France, Istanbul, UAE, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Jeddah, Oman, Jordan, Egypt, Qatar.

For further inquiry, please contact:
Tel: (967-1)423700
Email: or

1. Feb 2015

New Statement by Prime Minister of Japan regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria

25. Jan 2015

Statement by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria

21. Jan 2015

"Message from Japan regarding the incident on warning of Japanese nationals' execution", January 20,

2015 Press Conference by Prime Minister Abe, January 20, 2015

9. July 2014

The Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund

15. Apr 2014

Provision of comprehensive information on Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station related issues

Comparison of the air dose rate data between cities in Japan and the world's major cities

Information on the Final Report on the IAEA Review Mission on Mid-Long-Term Roadmap towards the Decommissioning of TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Units 1-4

3. Nov 2013

Leaflet: Japan's Position on the Senkaku Islands

The Senkkaku Islands- seeking Maritime Peace based on the Rule of Law, not force and coercion (youtube)

Leaflet: Japan's Position on Takeshima

Takeshima- seeking a Solution based on Law and Dialogue (youtube)

12. Jul 2013

Japan's Contribution to Yemen in 2012 and 2013



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Sana’a, Yemen

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