Vietnam & Bangladesh tighten bilateral relationship

State President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang had a meeting with National Assembly Speaker of Bangladesh Shirin Ms. Sharmin Chaudhury at Presidential Palace in Hanoi yesterday. 

State President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and National Assembly Speaker of Bangladesh Shirin Ms. Sharmin Chaudhury

State President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and National Assembly Speaker of Bangladesh Shirin Ms. Sharmin Chaudhury

At the reception, the Vietnamese leader highly appreciated good results as well as important agreements after a conference between the National Assembly Chairwomen of Bangladesh and Vietnam. 

President Tran Dai Quang suggested both sides needed to continue collaborating and supporting each other at international and regional forums, hoping that Bangladesh would support Vietnam to stand for non-permanent seat of the United Nations Security Council for the term of 2020-2021, and run for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Director-General position. 

NA Chairwoman Shirin Ms. Sharmin Chaudhury expressed her pleasure at the positive bilateral relationship development; and she strongly affirmed that Bangladesh wanted to strengthen traditional friendship and multifaceted cooperation ties with the Southeast Asian country. 

She pledged to support the country at international and regional forums, suggesting the two countries should continue maintaining annual visits of the high- level delegations and national assembly delegations to share mutual cooperation experiences. 

In order to prove potentialities and strong points, president Tran Dai Quang suggested Vietnam and Bangladesh should continue implementing bilateral cooperation mechanisms, exchanging mutual experiences and seeking cooperative opportunities to raise bilateral trade turnover up to US$ 1 billion.



 

BY NGOC MINH- Translated by Huyen Huong

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