Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology works with new Chief Representative of JICA Vietnam

On July 27, 2023, Prof. Acad. Chau Van Minh, President of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), had a working session with the JICA Vietnam delegation led by Mr. Sugano Yuichi, Chief Representative of JICA in Vietnam.

Attending the meeting were Prof. Le Truong Giang, Vice President of VAST; Dr. Le Quynh Lien, Head of International Cooperation Department; Assoc.Prof. Pham Anh Tuan, General Director of Vietnam National Space Center, and representatives of Planning and Finance Department, International Cooperation Department and the Vietnam National Space Center.


Prof. Acad. Chau Van Minh and Mr. Sugano Yuichi discuss at the meeting

The two sides discussed in order to accelerate the completion of the Vietnam Space Center Project with the main package "LOTUSat-1 satellite, equipment and human resources training"; including the satellite launch plan, the implementation of satellite insurance items and the continuation of technical, technological and training cooperation in the initial stage of satellite application operation.

On this occasion, on behalf of VAST's leaders, President Chau Van Minh congratulated Mr. Sugano Yuichi and Mr. Shinoda Takanobu on the occasion that they had just received the position of Chief Representative and Deputy Chief of JICA Vietnam Representative, and hoped both would have successful terms, promoting the Vietnam National Space Center Project as a symbol of cooperation in science and technology between the two Governments of Vietnam and Japan.

Present souvenirs to Mr. Sugano Yuichi

Translated by Quoc Khanh
Link to Vietnamese version


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