PM Dung receives Japanese guest
VGP - PM Nguyen Tan Dung on September 14 hosted a reception for Special Advisor to the Japan-Viet Nam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance , Takebe Tsutomu who is on a working visit to Viet Nam.
PM Nguyen Tan Dung (R) welcomes Special Advisor to the Japan-Viet Nam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance , Takebe Tsutomu, Ha Noi, September 14, 2013 - Photo: VNA
He said Viet Nam-Japan relations have seen strong and effective development in recent years, particularly since the two nations agreed to lift their ties to a strategic partnership for peace and prosperity in Asia.
PM Dung also spoke highly of Takebe’s active contributions to strengthening and consolidating the relationship between the two nations over the past time, especially his initiative to build a Viet Nam-Japan University in Viet Nam.
He said he hopes that Takebe and the Alliance’s members will continue to call on the Japanese Government to further enhance the multi-faceted cooperation with Viet Nam and maintain its official development aid (ODA) at a high level, while working to accelerate the implementation of key cooperative projects that were signed by the two countries’ high-ranking leaders.
For his part, Takebe said he is delighted at the recent comprehensive development in the Viet Nam-Japan relationship over the past time.
The guest affirmed that he will make every effort to further promote and deepen the friendship between the two countries.-VNA