In order to promote the bilateral cooperation between Statistics of Japan and Statistics of Vietnam, the delegation from the Statistics Bureau of Japan (SBJ) paid a visit and worked with the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO) from February 27 to March 03, 2017.
The delegation of SBJ included Mr. Masato Chino - Director General of the Statistical Survey Department; Ms. Yasuko Horita - Deputy Director of General Affairs Division; Mr. Shoki Nishimura - Deputy Director of Statistical Information and Technology Department.
Mr. Nguyen Van Lieu - Deputy Director General of GSO, on behalf of GSO’s leadership, chaired the meeting with the delegation of SBJ. Attending this meeting were representatives of the Foreign Statistics and International Cooperation Department; representatives of the Statistical Standard Methodology and IT Department.
Opening the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Van Lieu - Deputy Director General of GSO welcomed the visit by the delegation of SBJ and presented the achievements of GSO in the past time. The representative of SBJ delegation thanked Mr. Nguyen Van Lieu and the GSO for spending time receiving the Delegation and said that the purpose of their visit to Vietnam this time is to promote the cooperation between two agencies in the coming period.
In the working visit to the GSO, the SBJ expected to learn about the contents as follows: (1) Overview of operations, advantages and challenges of GSO at present; (2) GSO’s application of information technology in the statistical work; (3) Local statistical work.
Also in the framework of the mission, the delegation of SBJ will work with the Provincial Statistical Offices of Da Nang City and Thua Thien Hue province to learn more about the work of local statistics.
With the success of this visit, the GSO hopes that the cooperation between SBJ and GSO will develop more and more in the coming period.
Some images from the meeting with the delegation of SBJ:
|Delegation of SBJ at the meeting|
|Overview of the meeting|
|Mr. Nguyen Van Lieu, Deputy Director General of GSO and representatives of GSO at the meeting|
|Mr. Nguyen Van Lieu gave commemorative gift to the representative of SBJ delegation|
|Representative of SBJ delegation gave commemorative gift to the Deputy Director General of GSO|
|Representatives of two agencies took a commemorative photo at the meeting|