Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) and Dutch PM Mark Rutte at the talks (Source: VNA)

Vietnam, Netherlands agree to lift ties to comprehensive partnership

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte agreed to upgrade Vietnam-Netherlands ties to the comprehensive partnership level during their talks in Hanoi on April 9, the same day that their diplomatic ties were established 46 years ago.