From 12th to 14th February, the Representative Office of Da Nang in Japan (the Representative Office), the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs cooperated with the Sodateru Association (Japan) to successfully hold the exchange programme for 12 Japanese students in Da Nang.
On 23rd February 2017, Mr. Lam Quang Minh, the Director of the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs, had a meeting with Mr. Nobuyuki Sakaya, the Chief of the ASEAN Relation Promotion Division, the International Cooperation Board of the Sakai Tourism Culture Department in order to discuss activities within the framework of the Japan – Viet Nam Cultural Exchange Festival 2017 (the Festival).
From 19th to 25th February 2017, the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs welcomed Mr. Masatoshi, a Japanese language expert to work in the Department under the Expert and Specialist Exchange Programme between Nagasaki and Da Nang. This Programme is set up and run by The Japan Council of Local Authorities for International Relations in cooperation with the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs.
7 October 2015: Rio de Janeiro: The second race in the Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race series: The Stormhoek Race to Cape of Storms, has started off the Brazilian coast on its 3,417 nautical mile voyage to Cape Town, South Africa.
Within the famous Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race, Da Nang City is participating as first-time Host Port and Team Sponsor of the race.