Hanoi (VNA) – Chairman of the Hanoi People’s
Committee Nguyen Duc Chung committed all possible support for Japanese
enterprises via tax incentives, workforce training and housing for workers,
during a reception on August 20 for chief of Japan’s Kawakami village
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc
Chung (L) and chief of Japan’s Kawakami village Fujihara Tadahiko (Photo: VNA)
The Japanese official’s visit aimed to seek business
opportunities in high-tech agriculture.
Chung said via cultural exchanges, tourism,
investment and education, more of Japanese products have become popular in
Vietnam and Hanoi in particular.
Recalling his working trip in Japan in June last
year, including his tour of Kawakami village, Chung said Kawakami and
Koganei Seiki company are outstanding models of Japan and the world towards
products with the best quality.
The city’s leader said Hanoi wants to learn from
Kawakami village’s development model in several areas with climate similar
to the city’s, enhance cooperation in human resources training, high-tech
agriculture, and business-to-business exchange.
Tadahiko, for his part, said collaboration between
the village and Hanoi in particular across agriculture, human resources and
technological transfer will also contribute to closer ties between the two
He wished that Hanoi’s leaders would visit the
village to discuss ways to extend cooperation potential.
On the occasion, leaders of Koganei Seiki company
which specialises in spare parts for engines of aircraft, missiles and
racing cars also expressed interest in building a high-tech mechanical plant