VOV.VN - Since 2015 relations between Vietnam and Japan have developed substantially across all fields, marking a number of positive policies under Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s leadership.
The 4th meeting of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Committee on Cooperation in Industry, Trade and Energy was held in Hanoi on August 7 in the form of video conferencing.
VOV.VN - Vietnam welcomes Japan’s recent decision to relax its travel restrictions for Vietnamese citizens, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on July 24.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan announced on July 22 Japan will introduce the ‘Residence Track’ to allow the resumption of travel for citizens from Vietnam and Thailand as early as late July.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Japan should strengthen their extensive strategic partnership in the new context, especially in the post COVID-19 period, a senior Vietnamese official told newly accredited Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Yamada Takio in Hanoi on July 8.
Santo Akiko, President of the House of Councillors of Japan, on May 29 praised Vietnam’s impressive achievements in preventing and fighting the COVID-19 and highlighted the important role played by the Vietnamese National Assembly in the combat.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam-Japan Friendship Industrial Park (VJFIP) was inaugurated in Can Tho on November 3 within the framework of a program to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties and the fourth Vietnam-Japan cultural and trade exchange programme.
The Vietnam-Japan University (VJU) signed an agreement with Japan’s ANA Holdings Co., Ltd to strengthen bilateral cooperation in training and research.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee held a ceremony on September 21 to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange will be held at Tra Vinh University over October 24-25 as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties.
The Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association (VJFA), the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Association and the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries in Hanoi on September 18.
The Vietnam-Japan relations have developed sustainably thanks to similarities in the two peoples’ characteristics - industriousness and honesty, which help enhance mutual trust, according to Japanese former Senior Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs Katsuhito Asano.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Japan’s Foreign Minister Taro Kono co-chaired the 10th meeting of the Vietnam-Japan Cooperation Committee in Hanoi on September 13.
The Union of Friendship Organisations of Vinh Long and the Japanese Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City organised a ceremony in the Mekong Delta province on September 6 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties (September 21, 1973-2018).
President Tran Dai Quang received visiting Vietnam-Japan and Japan-Vietnam Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi in Hanoi on September 6.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam-Japan music festival to mark the 45th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties is scheduled for September 9 by Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Vietnam Television and the Japanese Embassy in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The third Vietnam-Japan Youth Exchange is being held in Dong Xoai town in Binh Phuoc province from August 22-26 with a wide range of activities, in the aim of tightening the ties of friendship between the two countries and their youth.
VOV.VN - A photo contest on Vietnam-Japan youth joining hands to forge ties of friendship was launched on July 31 by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Vietnam Youth Federation Central Committee as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties.
The Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) supports and highly values the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership, which is developing strongly, comprehensively, and practically, NA Standing Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has said.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange festival 2018 will take place in Son Tra district of the central city of Danang from July 27-29, according to the municipal People’s Committee.