Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam receives Vietnam – Japan Special Ambassador Sugi Ryotaro

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has lauded Vietnam � Japan Special Ambassador Sugi Ryotaro for his active contributions to bilateral ties over the past three decades via socio-cultural and arts activities, and people-to-people exchange.

He made the statement during a reception in Hanoi on Friday for the ambassador, who is in Vietnam to attend the ASEAN � Japan music festival � Prayer for Peace, within the framework of ASEAN � Japan Day initiative. The Deputy Prime Minister urged the ambassador to continue with practical activities to reinforce bilateral ties as well as to promote Vietnam's images in Japan.

Source: VOV5