Vice Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh presents souvenir to Mr. Furuta Hajime, the governor of Gifu prefecture
On the business trip to Japan, the delegation of Thua Thien Hue province headed by the standing member of the provincial Party Committee, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Nguyen Thanh Binh had a meeting with the leaders of Gifu prefecture.

Mr. Furuta Hajime, the governor of Gifu prefecture; Mr. Nishikura Ryosuke, the vice mayor of Takayama city; Mr. Yoshida Kazuhiro, the Rector of Gifu University; Mr. Maruyama Atsushi, the Director of Tourism and International Cooperation Department attended the meeting.

At the meeting, the two sides introduced local potentials and strengths as well as discussed bilateral cooperative activities in the past time. In November 2016, Thua Thien Hue and Gifu signed the memorandum of understanding. Since this important milestone, the two sides organized cooperative activities. Gifu and Thua Thien Hue expected to promote cultural exchange, friendship and people-to-people exchange; organized cultural exchange activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Vietnam - Japan diplomatic relation.  

Things in common in tourism potential, particularly places of interest, historic relic, cultural relic, cuisine and traditional craft allow the two localities to cooperate, support and exchange experience. Vice Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh hoped that Gifu prefecture would support the province in Gifu's strong fields. In tourism, Gifu was expected to introduce Thua Thien Hue's tourism environment, tourism promotion program to Japanese travel agents and provide training courses on tourism products. For heritage conservation, the leader of Thua Thien Hue province looked forward to cooperating with Gifu in cultural exchange, arts, particularly Hue Festival seasons, relic conservation, promoting Hue cultural values, serving tourism and urban development. In education and training, human resource development and health care, Gifu was expected to join hand in cooperative training program, science research, technology transfer; send interns majored in information technology, textile, high tech agriculture, nursing and midwives; call for investors to Thua Thien Hue province.

Particularly, Vice Chairman expected that the two sides will accelerate cultural exchange, people-to-people exchange; organized cultural exchange activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Vietnam - Japan diplomatic relation.


The delegation take photo with the leader of Gifu prefecture.

After the meeting with the leader of Gifu prefecture, delegates worked with Mr. Endo - the Director General of AeonMall Japan; visited AeonMall Japan, the Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Osaka, Mr. Nguyen Hong Ha, the Consul General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Osaka (photo below).

Vice Chairman Nguyen Thanh Binh presents souvenir to Mr. Nguyen Hong Ha, the Consul General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Osaka prefecture


Delegates visits AeonMall Japan

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