Picture News June 9, 2019

New Delhi, India, June 9 – Volunteers of Nestle India conduct a cleanliness drive on the occasion of World Oceans Day in New Delhi. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Tokyo, Japan, June 9 – Participants cut the ribbon to open the Vietnam Festival 2019 in Japan on June 8. The Vietnam Festival 2019 in Japan opened in Tokyo on June 8, seeing the attendance of Akie Abe, spouse of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Natsuo Yamaguchi, President of the Komeito Party, officials from the Japanese government, representatives of businesses, and people of the two countries. He said there are around 330,000 Vietnamese in Japan, with on-the-job trainees accounting for 50 percent, noting that these Vietnamese have contributed largely to Japan’s economy and society and that his country wants to create a society where Vietnamese people could love Japan more. Photo courtesy of VNA