The Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) recently held a press conference in Hanoi to introduce Japan as an attractive investment destination to Vietnamese businesses.
Japan External Trade Organisation Ho Chi Minh City (JETRO) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment's Foreign Investment Agency will co-organise the Invest Japan seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 19.
A Japanese culinary festival is taking place at the Windsor Plaza Hotel in District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, creating an opportunity for food connoisseurs to gain hands-on experience in the Japanese culinary art and cultural traits.
Japanese doctor Nagato Natsume has been appointed as Honorary Consul of Vietnam in Nagoya city of Aichi prefecture.
The over-prescription of antibiotics caused a common gastrointestinal bacteria to develop antibiotic resistance, experts said at a recent conference on digestion held by Bach Mai Hospital and the Japanese Nagoya University in Hanoi.
Japanese destinations were introduced to Vietnamese visitors at a tourism workshop and tourism fair held by the Bureau of Tourism, Culture & Exchange of Nagoya city, Japan’s Aichi prefecture in Ho Chi Minh City on October 27.
Akio Suzuki, one of the pioneering sound artists of Japan, will perform in Hanoi on July 17.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on May 28 he is planning to visit Laos in September to attend summits related to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation to pour more investments in Vietnam, especially in the field of production, and speed up the implementation of its existing projects in the country.
Vietnamese and Japanese researchers have completed an international project to develop a new rice variety that is disease- and insect-resistant with a high-yield, short-growth duration.
The southern province of Dong Nai attracted an estimated US$1.83 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first nine months of 2015, up 54% against the same period last year and surpassing the yearly target by 83%.
The implementation of the Nagoya Protocol on genetic resources access and benefit-sharing in Vietnam was reviewed at a seminar held in Hanoi on September 28.
The Vietnam economy is expected to see major changes after it signs the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), which includes member countries that make up 40% of the world’s trade.
(VOV) - On October 5, Most Venerable Thich Thien Phap, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Buddhist Shangha (VBS) Executive Council announced a decision on the establishment of the 19-member Vietnam Buddhist Association in Japan for the 2013-2018 term headed by Buddhist nun Thich Tam Tri.
Japanese police have officially confirmed the identities of the two Vietnamese who drowned in a beach accident and recovered from the coast of Hamamatsu city, Shizuoka prefecture on August 18.
(VOV) - Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam always considers Japan one of its leading strategic partners, particularly in economics and trade.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s Thai Son Nam team under Italian coach Sergio Gargelli was thrashed 2-7 by much stronger host Nagoya Oceans at the AFC Futsal Club Championships in Japan on August 28.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Festival 2013 will be organized in Tokyo on September 14-15 and in Nagoya on September 21-22 as part of activities to celebrate 40 years of establishing Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties.
(VOV) -Japan will provide US$3.3 million in non-refundable aid for Vietnam within the framework of the Japan Human Resource Development Scholarships (JDS) project in the 2014-2017 period.
(VOV) -Japanese firm, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd will build a second factory in 2014 to manufacture spare parts for the Boeing 777 in Vietnam.