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Vietnam, Japan boost parliamentary friendship

Politics

Vietnam, Japan boost parliamentary friendship

Politburo member and Chairman of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh received a delegation of Japanese parliamentarians headed by Kawamura Takeo, Chairperson of the House of Representatives’ Committee on Budget, in Hanoi on August 21.

HCM City’s leader welcomes Japanese state minister

Politics

HCM City’s leader welcomes Japanese state minister

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong held a meeting on August 10 with visiting Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Nakane, who said his country wants to further promote concrete cooperation projects with the city.

Lao airport can receive 2.3 million foreign tourists annually

World

Lao airport can receive 2.3 million foreign tourists annually

The Wattay International Airport in the Lao capital of Vientiane is now able to accommodate as many as 2.3 million foreign travellers a year, roughly nine times the original terminal’s capacity, according to the Nikkei Asian Review’s edition published on August 10.

Japan supports Vietnamese military hospital

Health

Japan supports Vietnamese military hospital

A delegation of Japanese medical doctors led by Director of Juntendo Hospital Atsushi Amano on August 9 worked with leading officials of the Military Hospital 175 under Vietnam’s Ministry of Defence to transfer surgical techniques.