President of the University of Danang welcomed key leaders of Ashikaga Bank in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan



On June 26, 2019, the delegation of Ashikaga Bank in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan led by Mr. Kazuyuki Shimizu - Senior Executive Director and Mr. Deroaki Watanabe - Director of Carter de Vietnam paid a working visit to the University of Danang (UD). Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu - President of UD chaired the meeting along with Dr. Cao Xuan Tuan – Director of Administration Department and representatives of the International Cooperation Department, Student Affairs Department.


Overview of the meeting


At the meeting, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu – President of UD welcomed the delegation and presented a brief introduction and outstanding about UD - one of three key and multi-disciplinary universities with extensive relations with many Japanese universities and enterprises. He shared “University of Economics - UD and other affiliated training institutions in finance and banking sectors along with the Japan Center - UD will play a focal point for "bridge" connecting UD with Japanese business partners; many lecturers of UD have been trained at well-known universities in Japan ... This is the strength of UD in promoting development cooperation between the University and businesses for the mutual benefit”.


Senior Executive Director of Ashikaga Bank (in the left) offered souvenir gift to President of UD


 At the meeting, Mr. Kazuyuki Shimizu - Senior Executive Director of Ashikaga Bank expressed his pleasure to visit and work with UD. Mr. Kazuyuki Shimizu gave a brief introduction on Ashikaga bank which is one of the big banks (with chartered capital of 50,000 billion Japanese yen and total loan capital of 4,000 billion yen and about 20,000 employees in the whole system) of the Tochigi prefecture, only about 100 km from Tokyo. Mr. Kazuyuki Shimizu shared the Bank's development plan, thereby was looking forward to cooperation with UD in training human resources and developing job opportunities for students in the future.


Attendees in the meeting


At the end of the meeting, the leaders of the two sides agreed to promote the connection between enterprises of Tochigi prefecture and UD, to enhance the exchange of information on employment and recruitment, to create opportunities for students to do internship, gain experience and employment after graduation to meet the demand for human resources for businesses of both countries, while contributing to promoting the cooperation between university and businesses in the coming time.