Phan Dinh Trac, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs (fourth from right, front row), pays respect to President Tran Dai Quang (Photo: VNA) Tokyo (VNA) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan held a ceremony to pay tribute to Tran Dai Quang, Politburo member and President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, on September 26. At the ceremony, Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong emphasised the contributions of the President, who devoted his life to the national construction cause and was honoured with various orders. He said embassy staffers have fond memories of the President and remember his words to them during his visit to Japan last June and his trips for medical treatment in the country over the past year. Phan Dinh Trac, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs, who is on a working visit to Japan, attended the event. Writing in the book of … [Read more...] about Vietnam Embassy in Japan pays respect to President Tran Dai Quang
Tokyo vietnam embassy
By Phan Anh  June 7, 2018 | 02:53 pm GMT+7 A photo by Richard Tsong-Taatarii for the Star Tribune, to be displayed at the World Press Photo Exhibition 2018, shows John Thompson embraced in Minnesota, U.S., after speaking out at a memorial rally for his close friend Philando Castile on June 18, 2017, two days after police officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of all charges in the shooting of Castile. World Press Photo Exhibition 2018 in Hanoi will feature 130 outstanding pictures taken by top photojournalists. An international press photo exhibition including famous classics like the “Napalm Girl” will return to Hanoi this month after 15 years. The exhibition will feature 130 award winning photographs in different categories taken by photojournalists from around the world. The World Press Photo Exhibition 2018 is being organized by the Embassy of the Netherlands as part of a celebration of 45 years of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the … [Read more...] about Award-winning photo show returns to Vietnam
Yasumasa Shibuya, a 46-year-old Japanese national, is accused of murdering Le Thi Nhat Linh, a third grader living in Matsudo town. (Source: Asahi Shimbun/VNA) Tokyo (VNA) – The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan showed its hope that the case related to the murder of a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl last year will be handled strictly and a proper sentence will be given to the murderer. Nguyen An Tien, First Secretary in charge of community issues at the embassy made the statement on June 4. Tien was also present at the trial for Yasumasa Shibuya, a 46-year-old Japanese national, which began on the same day. Shibuya is accused of murdering Le Thi Nhat Linh, a third grader living in Matsudo town. During the trial, he continued rejecting the accusation, saying that evidence provided by the procuracy office is counterfeit. The trial is forecast to be prolonged with debates focusing on clarifying whether evidence is persuasive enough to charge him with the murder. Le Anh Hao, Linh’s … [Read more...] about Vietnam hopes case of Vietnamese girl’s murder to be handled strictly
The World Press Photo Exhibition visits over 100 major cities around the world, and attracts four million visitors every year. This year’s event consists of 130 photographs featuring a number of categories such as contemporary issues, environment, general news, nature, people, and sports.Not my verdict --- Credit: Richard Tsong-Taatarii, a staff photographer for the US-based Minneapolis Star Tribune newspaperFor the very first time in 15 years, this world renown exhibition of the best and most memorable press photographs, showcasing stories that make people stop, feel, think and act, will visit Vietnam. Singapore, Tokyo, Kyoto, and Macau (China) are other Asian destinations in 2018. It is part of activities to welcome 45 years of Vietnam - the Netherlands diplomatic relations. The Embassy and Consulate-General of the Netherlands in Ho Chi Minh city will organize a series of events throughout the year. The Dutch Days in Da Nang city (May 25th-26th), Da Lat city (June 8th-9th), Hai … [Read more...] about World Press Photo Exhibition first comes to Vietnam in 15 years!
The visit to Japan of General Ngo Xuan Lich and his entourage is part of activities in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations. Starting off the talks with Japanese Defense Minister Onodera Itsunori, the Vietnamese top defense official stressed, “I believe that the results of the visit this time will actively contribute to cementing the friendly relationship and mutual understanding between the two peoples and militaries of Vietnam and Japan, helping develop the bilateral defense relations in both scale and scope with practical results and effectiveness, for peace and stability of both countries, the region and beyond.” The two sides at the talks For his part, the host welcomed the guest to Japan and revealed that Japan wishes to further boost defense cooperation and exchange with Vietnam. The two defense ministers expressed joy over the fine development of the cooperation over the past time, … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Japan sign joint vision statement on defense relations