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Japan's PM befriends Facebook founder

posted 29 Mar 2012, 05:06 by Mpelembe   [ updated 29 Mar 2012, 05:06 ]

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg meets Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda, looking to strengthen his company's commitment in Japan.

JAPAN-ZUCKERBERG - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda frequently entertains dignitaries from all over the world, but he was a touch star-struck on Thursday when he met Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg.

The billionnaire founder of Facebook was reportedly on vacation in China before dropping by Japan to make an appearance at Mobile Hack Toyko, an event for mobile developers.