Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested that the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) of Japan continue promoting party, government and parliament delegation visits with Vietnam as well as support stronger cooperation in trade, investment, people-to-people and locality-to-locality exchanges.
The National Hospital of Tropical Diseases and the Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) signed a record of discussions for a cooperation project to set up a bench-to-bedside system for sustainable anti-virus (ARV) and HIV prevention in Vietnam.
Over 340 Vietnamese citizens living in Japan were brought home safely on May 25.
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama Hiroshi on April 17 agreed to assign units concerned to continue discussing the ASEAN – Japan action plan to restore economic growth.
Vietnam and Japan held a defence consultation meeting in Tokyo on February 21 in preparation for ASEAN Year 2020.
The Japan-Vietnam Festival is a win-win event which has become a highlight in the bilateral cultural partnership over the years, said Tsutomu Takebe, Special Advisor to the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance.
Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of 930 million USD with Japan in the first eight months of 2019.
PSNews – The Vietnam Manufacturing Expo 2019 (VME 2019) and the Vietnam - Japan Supporting Industries Exhibition (SIE 2019) was officially kicked off on August 14 in Hanoi.
Since the beginning of July, the Vietnamese Consulate General in Japan’s Fukuoka prefecture has carried out a host of activities marking its decade of working to enhance Vietnam – Japan ties.
PSNews - According to the initiative of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the 45th anniversary of ASEAN-Japan, Vietnam and Japan will co-organize activities in celebration of the ASEAN-Japan Day in Vietnam in 2019. The symposium themed “ASEAN-Japan Cooperation for Prosperity” which took place on June 4 in Hanoi is the first important activity to realize this initiative.
The Vietnam Festival 2019 is scheduled to take place at Yoyogi park in Tokyo from June 8-9.
Artists from Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera will perform the “Cinderella” ballet with Japanese partners at the HCM City Opera House on April 13-14.
An exchange between medical students of Vietnam and Japan was held in Hanoi on November 23, aiming to further enhance medical cooperation and academic exchange between the two countries.
The People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on November 3 inaugurated the Vietnam – Japan Friendship Industrial Park, as part of the activities to mark the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the bilateral diplomatic ties.
PSNews - The Cho Ray Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) in collaboration with Japan’s International University of Health and Welfare on October 14 held the inauguration ceremony of the Vietnam - Japan health examination center, with the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh.
The Vietnamese Government Office and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on September 14 signed a Record of Discussion for Project to Build Professional and Efficient State Operation for Improvement of Business Environment.
Japan is one of the top economic partners of Vietnam, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a reception for special advisor to the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance Tsutomu Takebe in Hanoi on September 7.
A Japan Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Day 2018 themed “Vietnam – Japan IT Cooperation in the 4th Industrial Revolution” will take place in Hanoi and Da Nang from August 28-31 as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties.
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.
A concert marking the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations was held at the Suntory Hall in Tokyo on July 20 with the presence of the Japanese Emperor and Empress.