Japan vows to help energy and urban development in Vietnam

National / Politics May 8, 2017

Japan vows to help energy and urban development in Vietnam

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh said their countries will cooperate further on infrastructure projects in areas such as urban development and energy. Kishida said he and Minh also pledged when they met Monday in Tokyo to promote free ...

Maritime security ties to grow, Hanoi and Tokyo say

National / Politics May 6, 2016

Maritime security ties to grow, Hanoi and Tokyo say

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh agreed Thursday to deepen cooperation on maritime security as China's militarization of the South China Sea continues, Japanese officials said. Kishida and Minh, who doubles as foreign minister, also confirmed the need for ...