National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has vowed to improve ties between young Vietnamese and Japanese lawmakers.

Addressing a delegation of young parliamentarians from the Liberal Democratic Party of Japan, led by Matsumoto Yohei, in Hanoi on August 28, Chairman Hung expressed his hope that they will contribute to creating a comprehensive and sustainable future for Vietnamese-Japanese cooperation.

He also praised the outcomes of their discussions with Vietnamese counterparts, saying that they mark a new form of dialogue for raising mutual understanding.

Japan is Vietnam’s top economic partner, and is an important partner in terms of national defence and security, the host affirmed./.