Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (R) and Japanese Consul General Watanabe Nobuhiro

HCMC keens on fostering cooperation with Japan

Along with emerging investment trends in ASEAN countries, including Vietnam, HCMC is expected to be an attractive destination for Japanese investors, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong at a reception for new Japanese Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City, Watanabe Nobuhiro on September 7.
A worker sprays disinfectant on a vehicle entering a concentrated quarantine facility (Photo: VNA)

Over 340 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Japan

More than 340 Vietnamese citizens came back home from Japan on July 28 on a flight arranged by Vietnamese authorities, the Vietnamese Embassy in Japan, national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines together with Japanese agencies.
Vietnamese fresh lychees allowed to be imported into Japan

Vietnamese fresh lychees allowed to be imported into Japan

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said that Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) has just sent a letter to announce that Japan officially opens doors for direct export of fresh lychees from Vietnam, effective from December 15.
City leaders pose with delegates of SSEAYP2019 (Photo:hcmcpv)

City leaders welcome delegates of SSEAYP2019

Deputy Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Vo Thi Dung yesterday received the Management Board of the 46th Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP2019) and young leaders from many countries. 
World Bank, Japan support Vietnam to improve tax system

World Bank, Japan support Vietnam to improve tax system

The World Bank and the State Bank of Vietnam yesterday signed a financing agreement for a grant worth US$4.2 million provided by the Japanese Government to carry out the Revenue Administration Reform Support Project.