HA NOI (VNS)— Viet Nam attaches great importance to its friendly and co-operative ties with Iranian people, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
Phuc was speaking yesterday at a Ha Noi reception for the visiting delegation from Tehran, Iran's capital, which was led by Governor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf.
The Deputy PM said the visit would further enhance co-operation and friendship between the two countries and especially their capital cities.
Praising the newly-signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Ha Noi and Tehran, Phuc expressed his belief that both sides would make every effort to meet the agreed terms.
The two countries should accelerate State diplomacy, diplomatic activities and promote the roles of friendship associations, he added.
For his part, Ghalibaf spoke highly of Viet Nam's dynamic economic development and socio-political stability. — VNS