|National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan meets with president of the Japan-Viet Nam Friendship Parliamentarian Alliance Toshihiro Nikai in Tokyo yesterday.
HA NOI (VNS) — National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan suggested increased exchanges between Vietnamese and Japanese legislatures during a working session with President of the House of Councillors of Japan, Masaaki Yamazaki, in Tokyo yesterday.
Ngan, who is visiting Japan, also asked Japan to continue supplying official development assistance to Viet Nam, particularly in infrastructure and economic restructuring.
She hoped that Japan would continue to receive more Vietnamese trainees and nurses to study and work in the country .
In a meeting with president of the Japan-Viet Nam Friendship Parliamentarian Alliance Toshihiro Nikai, Ngan said she appreciated the alliance's role in enhancing relations.
Meeting the Governor of Gunma prefecture, Osawa Masaaki, the Vietnamese guest said the locality was home to the fifth largest Vietnamese community in the country.
More than 3,000 Vietnamese are living in Gunma and 23 Gunma companies are operating in Viet Nam, Governor Masaaki said. — VNS