On this occasion, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh, who doubles as Chairman of the Vietnam-China Steering Committee for Bilateral Cooperation, also exchanged congratulatory messages with State Councillor Yang Jiechi, who is also Chairman of the China-Vietnam Steering Committee for Bilateral Cooperation, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi.
In their separate messages, the Vietnamese Party, State, Government, and National Assembly leaders expressed elation at the positive development of the traditional friendship, solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia over the past 45 years.They thanked the Cambodian leaders and people for their wholehearted support and valuable assistance for Vietnam during its struggle for national liberation in the past and the cause of national construction and defence at present. The leaders expressed their belief that the fine neighbourly relations of traditional friendship, comprehensive cooperation, and long-term stability between Vietnam and Cambodia will be further developed, in the interest of…... [Read more]
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (R) welcomes Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni during the latter's visit to Vietnam in 2012 (Photo: VNA)Hanoi (VNA) – Top leadersof Vietnam and Cambodia have exchanged letters of congratulations on the 50thfounding anniversary of diplomatic relations (June 24) and the Vietnam-CambodiaFriendship Year 2017.Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong andPresident Tran Dai Quang sent congratulatory letters to Cambodian King NorodomSihamoni. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent a letter of congratulations tohis Cambodian counterpart Samdech Techo Hun Sen. Meanwhile, National AssemblyChairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan extended congratulations to Senate PresidentSamdech Say Chhum and National Assembly President Samdech Heng…... [Read more]
A dancing performance at the celebration of 50 years of Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties (Photo: VNA)Hanoi (VNA) – The 50th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Cambodia diplomaticrelations (June 24, 1967) was celebrated with a grand ceremony at the HanoiOpera House in the capital city of Vietnam on June 24.Vietnamese participants included National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen ThiKim Ngan, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh who chairsthe National Steering Committee for the Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Year 2017,Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai, and President of theVietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Tran Thanh Man.Among the Cambodian officials at the event were…... [Read more]
NDO – A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City, on April 10, visited and extended its best wishes to Lao Consulate General in the City, on the occasion of Lao New Year Festival, Bunpimay.On behalf of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Party committee, government and people, Deputy Secretary of the City’s Party committee, Vo Thi Dung, congratulated the Lao people for their achievements in the areas of national construction and development over the past 40 years.She also emphasised that Ho Chi Minh City would make efforts to enhance the relations with localities in Laos, significantly contributing to strengthening the special…... [Read more]
Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh shakes hands with Liberia's FM Marjon Vashti Kamara at the Government Guest House in Ha Noi on December 8, 2017. Photo: VGP/Hai Minh This is the first ever agreement reached between the two countries since they established diplomatic ties in June 2016.During their talks, Deputy PM, FM Minh affirmed Viet Nam always attaches importance to consolidating and advancing friendly relations with Liberia, a potential partner in West Africa.Meanwhile, FM Marjon Vashti Kamara extended congratulations on Viet Nam’s achievements in the cause of national reforms and development.The two sides agreed on specific measures to boost…... [Read more]