Japan's Emperor Akihito (Photo: Alchetron.com)
 
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will pay a State visit to Vietnam for the first time, from February 28-March 5.

The trip will be made at the invitation of President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse.

Vietnam and Japan established diplomatic ties in 1973.-VNA