MOSCOW (VNS)— Chairman of National Assembly Nguyen Sinh Hung and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will pay official visits to Russia this year.
The news was released by Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Pham Xuan Son at an annual New Year's meeting with Russian businesspeople and media in Moscow on February 28.
The event also saw the participation of representatives from the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economic Development and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry as well as Moscow authorities.
Ambassador Son also reported that Viet Nam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will start talks on establishing a four-party free trade area by the end of March. — VNS