Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich (L) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (Photo: VNA)

Japan treasures ties with Vietnam: Prime Minister Abe

Japan attaches much importance to its relations with Vietnam and wants to bolster the extensive strategic partnership between the two countries, said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
The file photo, taken Sept. 7, 2017, shows South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) offering the mascots of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before the start of their bilateral summit on the sidelines of a regi

Seoul welcomes Abe's offer to visit during Winter Olympics

The presidential office Cheong Wa Dae on Wednesday welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's offer to visit South Korea, possibly to attend the opening ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.