The Japanese Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony in Hanoi on January 9 to launch activities celebrating the 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations in 2018.
President Tran Dai Quang and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to work closely together to further develop the Vietnam-Japan intensive strategic partnership in the future at their meeting in the central city of Da Nang on November 10 as part of the ongoing APEC Economic Leaders’ Week.
The coordination between the friendship parliamentarians’ groups of Vietnam and Japan will help promote the ties between the two countries, stated chair of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group Pham Minh Chinh.
The visit of Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to Vietnam beginning February 28 will be an important landmark in Vietnam-Japan relations, according to Vietnam’s Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong.
Chairman of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association To Huy Rua has received the Order of the Rising Sun, the first national decoration of the Japanese government for his dedicated service.
VOV.VN - A first-ever Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange was held on November 17 at the Tra Vinh University.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam-Japan Culture and Trade Exchange (November 11-13) has opened at the Luu Huu Phuoc Park in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho showcasing the two countries’ culture and trade items in roughly 70 exhibition booths.
Japan’s Osaka Prefecture is paying heed to advancing its engagement with Vietnam in trade, science and technology, and environmental treatment solutions, Governor Yutaka Imai said while meeting with Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong on October 19.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement is expected to help Vietnam and Japan move forward with win-win economic cooperation, specifically in the fields of support industry and agriculture, said Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.
Vietnam and Japan have seen long strides in their cooperation since they established diplomatic ties in 1973, as heard a workshop in Hanoi on October 13.
Politburo member To Huy Rua appreciated the contributions made by Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Fukada Hiroshi to the success of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s recent official visit to Japan at their meeting in Hanoi on September 30.
The book “ Vietnam va Nhat Ban: Giaoluu van hoa” ( Vietnam and Japan: Cultural Exchange) was honoured as the best research book at an award ceremony for the Good Book Awards 2015 on September 27.
Tsutomu Takebe, special advisor to the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance, pledged continued efforts to foster bilateral ties, especially in constructing the Viet Nhat university.
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has vowed to improve ties between young Vietnamese and Japanese lawmakers.
(VOV) - A memorandum of understanding on healthcare cooperation was signed in HCM City between representatives of HCM City-based Hospital 175, Vietnam-Japan KAGAWA medical association and Japan’s KAGAWA University.
(VOV) - The Japanese Government has decided to provide Vietnam with six used patrol boats as part of a non-refundable aid package, and hopes these vessels will be upgraded for security patrols at sea.
A Vietnam - Japan digestive endoscopy centre was put into operation at Hanoi’s Bach Mai Hospital on July 29.
(VOV) - Vietnam highly values and vows to effectively use Japan’s official development assistance (ODA), National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung told a senior Japanese legislator.
(VOV) - Vietnam will do its utmost to, together with Japan, strengthen bilateral cooperation in a deep, practical and effective manner on the back of the recently established extensive strategic partnership.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI) has pledged to create favourable conditions for Japanese businesses, including those from Kanagawa prefecture, to operate efficiently in Vietnam.