PM: Japan is one of Vietnam’s leading economic partners

Japan is one of Vietnam's top economic partners, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed at a reception for Yanai Tadashi, Chairman and CEO of Japanese group Fast Retailing in Hanoi on Thursday.

Mr. Phuc said Vietnam's Government and relevant agencies vow to offer favorable conditions for Japanese firms to run businesses in the country. The Prime Minister added with its population of more than 96 million, Vietnam is seen as a potential market for Japanese apparel products. Japanese business operations in Vietnam will contribute to fostering strategic partnership between the two nations.

Yanai Tadashi said his firm will develop a retail system in Vietnam in the time to come, with a particular focus on garment and textile products.

Source: VOV5