Visit from the Consulate General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Osaka
- September 20, 2023
- Keywords: International relations
On September 8, the Consul General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Osaka, Mr. Ngo Trinh Ha, paid a visit to President FUJISAWA Masato.
Their meeting was also attended by the following people: Tran Thanh Tung (Consul, Head of Office of Science and Technology), Kobe University’s Executive Vice President OHMURA Naoto, Professor NAKAZAWA Minato (Director, Asia & Oceania Division), Program Associate Professor IKEMURA Akiko (Career Center) and Associate Professor HANADA Eva (Institute for Promoting International Partnerships).
He also noted that the number of Vietnamese students studying in Japan has increased more than ten times compared to the period from 1999 to 2005, when the Consul General himself was a student in Japan, and remarked that Kobe University graduates play an active part in the Vietnamese central government offices.
Consul Tran Thanh Tung expressed his hope of expanding the mutual academic exchange towards more joint research collaboration in science fields such as medicine, environment, and biotechnology.
(Global Engagement Division)