The family of late Japanese archaeologist Nishimura Masanari, an expert on Vietnamese archaeology, has donated his entire library – in all, 7,000 items – to the National University of Hanoi.
Vietnam’s total coal export volume in the first four months of the year surged five times from the same time last year to more than 544,000 tonnes, according to statistics from the General Department of Customs.
The number of Vietnamese studying in Japan grew more than 12-fold from 2010-2016 to around 54,000.
Vietnam’s shrimp exports to Japan in the first quarter of this year increased by 29.6% year-on-year to reach US$135.4 million, making Japan the country’s largest shrimp importer.
Renowned artists from Japan, the Republic of Korea and Vietnam will participate in a chamber concert to be held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 28.
Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh highlighted the progress in Vietnam-Japan cooperation while meeting with Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko in Hanoi on May 22.
Patrol vessel Echigo of the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) will be sent to Vietnam and the Philippines to take part in joint anti-piracy drills.
Hanoi’s People’s Committee has proposed that the Government choose a Japanese company as a consultant contractor to implement the planning of underground parking stations in the city.
One vessel of the U.S. navy and two ships of the Japanese self-defense forces arrived at Cam Ranh Port in south-central Vietnam on May 21 for activities to accelerate cooperation in the region.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Vietnam-Japan University to become an international standard research university, focusing on training highly-qualified human resources for society.
Vietnam-China friendship is a valuable asset of the two countries’ Parties, States and people and it needs to be preserved and promoted, said a joint statement between Vietnam and China.
During her ongoing visit to Japan, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh had a meeting with 80 Vietnamese students in Fukuoka city in the province of same name on May 14.
The Global Summit of Women 2017 (GWS) closed in Tokyo, Japan on May 13 after three working days.
An exhibition of Hokusai Manga, considered the origin of today’s manga, is taking place in HCM City from May 12-26.
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh paid a courtesy visit to Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko and met with Crown Prince Naruhito on May 11 when she is visiting Japan and attending the 27th Global Summit of Women (GWS).
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh arrived in Tokyo on May 10 afternoon, beginning a week-long visit to Japan.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met Japanese leaders during his ongoing visit to Japan from May 8-10 at the invitation of Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.
VOV.VN - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh departed Hanoi on May 7 for an official visit to Mongolia from May 7-10 with the aim of boosting economics, labour, education, culture and tourism.
VOV.VN - Speaker of the Japanese House of Representatives Oshima Tadamori on May 6 concluded his three-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 5 met with Japanese Ambassador Kunio Umeda in Hanoi to discuss preparations for the PM’s forthcoming official visit to Japan.