Japan to open consulate general in Da Nang World

Japan to open consulate general in Da Nang

The Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs is planning to open four new diplomatic representative offices abroad in the fiscal year 2021, including a consulate general in Vietnam’s central city of Da Nang, according to the daily newspaper Yomiuri.
Project enhances education quality for ethnic minority students Society

Project enhances education quality for ethnic minority students

A project to improve pre-school and primary education for ethnic minority children in northern and central regions has benefited more than 6,000 children and teachers in Sin Ho district in Lai Chau province and Kon Plong district in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum over the past three years.
Japan backs Thailand joining CPTPP World

Japan backs Thailand joining CPTPP

Japan and Thailand agreed on June 27 to foster cooperation for the accession of Thailand to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Japan pledges 7.7 billion USD for Myanmar World

Japan pledges 7.7 billion USD for Myanmar

Japan's Prime Minister said that Japan will provide 800 billion Yen (7.73 billion USD)for Myanmar over the next five years to assist the peace process and national development in the country.
Vietnamese, Japanese agencies boost links Society

Vietnamese, Japanese agencies boost links

A memorandum of understanding was signed on April 4 between the Government Inspectorate of Vietnam and Japan’s Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications in Tokyo, owards upgrading their links.
Japanese language course for Vietnam nurses launched Society

Japanese language course for Vietnam nurses launched

As many as 151 Vietnamese nurses and orderlies are joining the two-month Japanese language training programme that opened on May 29 at the Makuhari International Training Centre in Japan’s eastern prefecture of Chiba.
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Japan to ease visa rules for Vietnam

The Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on June 17 announced plans to relax visa rules for tourists from Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines in a bid to double the number of foreign visitors ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
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Vietnam attends chairty bazaar in Japan

Vietnam and 26 other member countries of the Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) sold their typical dishes and handicrafts at a charity fair in Japan’s capital Tokyo on April 8 to raise money for welfare activities and natural disaster victims.