Updated  
January, 15 2014 08:40:00

Japan supports industrialisation

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh (R) meets visiting Japanese Minister in charge of Ocean Policy and Territorial Issues Yamamoto Ichita in Ha Noi yesterday.— VNA/VNS Photo Duong Giang

HA NOI (VNS)— Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh suggested that Viet Nam and Japan increase co-operation in science and technology activities and human resources training.

Speaking to the visiting Japanese Minister in charge of Ocean Policy and Territorial Issues Yamamoto Ichita in Ha Noi yesterday, Minh also urged the implementation of Viet Nam's industrialisation strategy within the two countries' co-operation framework.

Yamamoto added that Japan always attached importance to its strategic partnership with Viet Nam and would continue supporting Viet Nam in implementing its industrialisation and modernisation.

The host and guest agreed to efficiently carry out agreements reached during Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung's visit to Japan last month. The two sides also discussed regional and international issues of common concern and agreed to collaborate further at multilateral forums. — VNS

Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

PM meets acclaimed local mathematician PM meets acclaimed local mathematician

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday met Professor Ngo Bao Chau, the first Vietnamese to win the Fields Medal, the highest professional honour a mathematician can attain, and the Education Dialogue Group.

Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference Scholars discuss East Sea dispute at int'l conference

The East Sea dispute will continue in the near future and urgent solutions should be found to manage the conflict and resolve it without force or the threat to use force and protect the rights of fishermen in traditional fishing grounds, an international conference that opened in HCM City yesterday agreed.

Police look into scam claims at pagoda Police look into scam claims at pagoda

Police are investigating rumors that a pagoda in Long Bien District is selling children for adoption.

A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling A Vietnamese and a Chinese arrested for ivory smuggling

Customs officials have arrested a Chinese woman and a Vietnamese man at Suvarnabhumi Airport after they allegedly tried to smuggle out elephant tusks and ivory products worth about BAT9 million.

Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave Places for a vacation: Son Doong Cave

Son Doong Cave in Viet Nam's Quang Binh Province has been suggested by the American news website huffingtonpost.com as one of the places to visit in 20 years.