Deputy PM welcomes Chinese guest
|Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (R) meets visiting Vice Secretary of the Party Committee of China's Yunnan province Qiu He in Ha Noi. — Photo VGP
HA NOI (VNS)— Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception in Ha Noi yesterday for Qiu He, visiting Vice Secretary of the Party Committee of China's Yunnan province.
Minh spoke highly of the positive development in relations between Vietnamese ministries and localities and Yunnan province, affirming that the Vietnamese Party and Government always encouraged strengthening bilateral ties.
He asked Yunnan authorities to work more closely with the Vietnamese side to organise the fifth meeting of a joint working group between the province and four Vietnamese border localities in July in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.. — VNS