Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng meets Chairman of Myanmar’s Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) Than Htay in Naypyidaw yesterday.— VNA/VNS Photo Trí Dũng
Naypyidaw — Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng met Chairman of Myanmar’s Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) Than Htay in Naypyidaw yesterday, as part of his State visit to the country.
The Party chief told his guest about the outcomes of his talks with President Htin Kyaw and the agreement between the two countries to establish a comprehensive co-operative partnership, describing it as a new milestone in bilateral ties.
Trọng noted that Việt Nam values engagement with the USDP and the party’s contributions to Việt Nam – Myanmar ties, which have helped create a foundation for the newly-established partnership.
For his part, Than Htay said the USDP, as a major political party in Myanmar, treasures friendship with the Vietnamese Government and Communist Party for the benefits of the two countries and their people.
Both host and guest agreed to strengthen affiliations between their parties, thus consolidating the political foundation for Việt Nam – Myanmar ties.
On the occasion, Trọng invited the USDP leader to visit Việt Nam. In the afternoon, the Party chief left Naypyidaw for Yangon, Myanmar’s ancient imperial capital and largest city. — VNS