Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (Photo: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse will lead a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation to attend the G20 Summit and pay a visit to Japan from June 27 to July 1.

The PM’s trip is made at the invitation of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

The G20 Summit will be held in Japan’s Osaka city on June 28-29.

Vietnam and Japan established diplomatic ties on September 21, 1973. Japan is currently Vietnam’s second largest foreign investor, third major partner in tourism, and fourth leading trade partner, while two-way trade values hit nearly 40 billion USD in 2018.-VNA