Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng receives Bangladeshi Parliament Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury yesterday. — VNA/VNS Photo Trí Dũng
HÀ NỘI — Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng yesterday said the ongoing visit by Bangladeshi Parliament Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury would make significant contributions to bilateral ties.
Receiving the top parliamentary official of Bangladesh yesterday, Trọng also expressed his hope that the relationship between Việt Nam and Bangladesh thrives in the coming time, meeting the practical needs of both countries.
“The Communist Party of Việt Nam and Vietnamese people always attach much importance to the traditional friendship and co-operation with Bangladesh,” he said.
“On the basis of such a fine relationship and other similarities, both sides should take concrete measures to implement more effectively our signed agreements, especially strengthening economic co-operation to bring it in line with sound political ties,” he said.
Applauding Bangladesh’s achievements in the past, Trọng said he was convinced that the Bangladeshi Government and people would reap further successes in building a country of peace, development and prosperity, contributing to regional and international peace, stability and development.
Speaker Chaudhury said she also hopes Việt Nam continues its robust growth.
She said Bangladesh has always treasured the promotion of sound traditional friendship and co-operation with Việt Nam.
Bangladesh is ready to share with Việt Nam its experiences in areas that it enjoys advantages in, Chaudhury said, adding that she expects the two countries to reinforce co-operation in all areas.
She extended an invitation to Party leader Trọng to visit the country at a convenient time. — VNS