ONE of the interesting additions to Shah Alam City is the Selangor-Japan Friendship Garden next to Dataran Kemerdekaan which was officially opened to the public in a simple ceremony at 5.30pm on Friday (March 12).
The launching of the friendship garden marks a milestone in the steadfast trade and investment ties between Selangor and Japan, Shah Alam City Council (MBSA) mayor Datuk Haris Kasim said.
He added that the 2.42ha garden is part of the East Lake of Shah Alam Lake Gardens and has been designed with cultural elements to signify the mutual friendship and strong cooperation between Selangor and Japan.
Japan Information Service 3rd secretary Iwai Imari from the Japan Embassy accompanied Haris, councillors and council staff for a walk around the garden.
Haris added that MBSA sees the garden becoming a focal point for domestic and foreign…