On August 17, the National Assembly of Vietnam announced that it would jointly hold a conference with the National Assembly of Cambodia to further enhance friendly cooperation between the National Assemblies of both the countries.
The conference will take place in the Hall of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee from August 22-25.
This is one of the major activities being held to mark the 45th year of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Cambodia and also to mark ‘Friendship Year of Vietnam-Cambodia 2012’, as part of an agreement signed between Nguyen Sinh Hung, Vietnam National Assembly Chairman and Heng Samrin, Cambodian National Assembly President.
The conference is aimed at exchanging working experiences between the National Assemblies of both the countries and also for exchanging ideas between the two countries associations, localities and youth leagues.
In particular, the conference will promote the propagation of good neighborly relations; a long-lasting traditional friendship; comprehensive cooperation; long-term sustainability; traditional unity between the two countries at the level of the two countries’ National Assemblies and the local people’s council of bordering provinces.