Meeting with Hon. Mr. Habib Gulzar at the embassy


February 21, 2018: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat had the pleasure of meeting Hon. Mr. Habib Gulzar, Chairman of Habib Gulzar Group, at the embassy. Also in attendance were Mr. Ahmad Ghafoori, First Secretary and Consul; Mr. Basir Ahmad Hamdard, First Secretary; and Mr. Asif Agah, Second Secretary; all diplomats of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Japan.


The Habib Gulzar Group, which was founded in 1940, is the sole manufacturer and distributor of some of the worlds leading brands in Afghanistan, such as Coca Cola and Toyota.

H.E. Ambassador Dr. Mohabbat expressed his warm welcome to Hon. Mr. Habib Gulzar and thanked him for taking time out of his schedule to meet with him. Mr. Gulzar expressed his sincere appreciation to H.E. Dr. Mohabbat for welcoming his visit and expressed his sincerest hope to develop even warmer and deeper ties between them. Further H.E. Dr. Mohabbat thanked Hon. Mr. Gulzar for advancing his business which have stimulated the Afghan economy and created jobs. The two agreed to build stronger and more profound relations between their respective company and embassy, and further discussed topics of mutual interest.