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Vietnam seeks stronger ICT links with Japan

Vietnam seeks stronger ICT links with Japan

Vietnam is willing to coordinate with Japan in ensuring information security, Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan told Japanese Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Sanae Takaichi.

Vietnam tour operators irked by increased airfares

Vietnam tour operators irked by increased airfares

Vietnamese tour agencies are scratching their heads over unexpected airfare increases by local carriers, as they have charged tourists the old air ticket prices when selling packages for the upcoming summer holidays.

Japan opens tourism representative office in Hanoi

Japan opens tourism representative office in Hanoi

A representative office of the Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) was launched in Vietnam on March 28 as part of the two countries’ effort to boost bilateral tourism cooperation.

Missing Vietnamese girl found dead in Japan

Missing Vietnamese girl found dead in Japan

Japanese police has confirmed that the body of a girl found near a ditch in Abiko city of Chiba prefecture was that of nine-year-old Vietnamese national Le Thi Nhat Linh, who went missing on March 24, according to local media.

Cashing in on Asian taste for jellyfish

Cashing in on Asian taste for jellyfish

VOV.VN - Off the northeast Vietnam coastal province of Quang Ninh in the waters surrounding the island of Co To, fishers are cashing in and reaping big profits from the Asian taste for the notoriously bland jellyfish.

Ben Tre launches Japanese water education programme

Ben Tre launches Japanese water education programme

VOV.VN - On March 22, the Japanese water education programme “Mizuiku – I love clean water” was launched in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre with the aim of educating children on the role of water on the planet.

Toyota Vietnam recalls 360 Lexus cars

Toyota Vietnam recalls 360 Lexus cars

Toyota Vietnam, Japan’s automobile manufacturer in Vietnam, is calling 360 cars in Lexus RX200t and Lexus RX350 models to repair and replace the Electrical Control Unit (ECU) electrically controlling back door opening/closing, according to the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA).

Japan eyes educational investment in HCM City

Japan eyes educational investment in HCM City

Japan’s Kate Educational Institute is planning to establish a vocational training school in Ho Chi Minh City in order to meet the increasing demand of skilled labourers in Vietnam, according to a representative from the institute.

Actress Lan Phuong shines in Japan

Actress Lan Phuong shines in Japan

VOV.VN - Actress Lan Phuong looks graceful in Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional dress) when visiting a pagoda in Munakata city, Fukuoka prefecture as part of her cultural exchange tour of Japan.

Art appreciation workshop opens in Hanoi on Mar. 21

Art appreciation workshop opens in Hanoi on Mar. 21

VOV.VN - The Industrial Fine Arts University in Hanoi has announced an art appreciation workshop will open on March 21 and run through March 24 at its campus located on 360 La Thanh Street.