|Swedish Parliament Speaker Urban Ahlin . — Source photo VNA
HA NOI (VNS) — Swedish Parliament Speaker Urban Ahlin begins his official five-day visit to Viet Nam today alongside Sweden's participation in the ongoing IPU-132.
During his visit, Ahlin will meet with high-ranking Vietnamese officials to discuss ways to promote bilateral ties via increased parliamentary exchanges and co-operation in economics, trade and higher education.
The Swedish Speaker will hold talks with National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung and pay a courtesy call on Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
He will also have separate meetings with Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang. — VNS