Vietnam wishes Japan to become its top investor

At the reception of Mr. Fumio Kishida, Head of Policy Research Department of the ruling LDP Party on the afternoon of May 4,  Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hoped Japan to maintain its position as the top investor in Vietnam as in 2017.


PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc ( R) presents a souvenir to Mr. Fumio Kishida
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc ( R) presents a souvenir to Mr. Fumio Kishida

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his thanks for Mr Fumio Kishida’s positive contribution to the vigorous development of ties between Vietnam and Japan in the recent time as Foreign Minister and General Secretary of the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance.

Meanwhile, PM Phuc hoped Mr. Fumio Kishida would continue to support and strongly promote the Vietnam-Japan relationship in the future.

He expressed thanks to the effective support of the Government of Japan to the socio-economic development and the enhancement of Vietnam's competitiveness over the past time through ODA loans.

Vietnam attaches importance and efforts to seriously implement ODA commitments with Japan and hopes that the Japanese ODA will continue to be used in the projects of large-scale infrastructure construction, human resource training and response to climate change, the Prime Minister stated.

The PM expected Japan to maintain its position as the No.1 investor in Vietnam as in 2017, boosting Japan's investment in Vietnam in many fields such as support industries, new energy industry, processing industry, hi-tech agriculture ...

He also proposed Japan to create favorable conditions for the country's seafood and fruits  into Japanese market.