Tomigaya Primary School in Tokyo’s Shibuya district on Nov. 8 hosted an exchange to express friendship with Vietnamese children studying at the school.

Pupils at the 81-year-old school amazed Vietnamese guests, who included Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Phu Binh, with their knowledge of Vietnam’s country and people.

Speaking at the exchange, Ambassador Nguyen Phu Binh told the school’s pupils that they are the future of Japan, advising them to exert their utmost in studying in order to contribute to the country’s socio-economic development and strengthening the Vietnam-Japan Strategic Partnership.

A pupil, Taniguchi Yuki said he and his friends are happy to have the Vietnamese friends at the school.

Previously, the Tomigaya Primary School launched a programme to improve knowledge about Vietnam. /.