|New Japanese Emperor Naruhito (Photo: BBC)
The official said Vietnam firmly believes that in the Reiwa reign, the country and people of Japan will continue to reap greater achievements in building a prosperous country.
Both nations will see their extensive strategic partnership continue to grow and flourish in the interest of the people of both countries, and for peace, cooperation and development in the region and the world.
Emperor Naruhito became the 126th Emperor of Japan on May 1, 2019, marking the start of the new imperial era of Reiwa. His enthronement ceremony is set to take place on October 22.