|NA Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân meets with Kazakhstan Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev in Astana on Tuesday. — VNA/VNS Photo Trọng Đức|
ASTANA — The National Assembly (NA) of Việt Nam supports the win-win cooperation between the governments of Việt Nam and Kazakhstan based on refining their legal systems to enable businesses and investors to access each other’s market.
NA Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân made the remark at a meeting with Kazakhstan Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev in Astana on Tuesday as part of her ongoing official visit to the country.
She proposed the Kazakh Prime Minister and government create favourable conditions for Vietnamese businesses to explore investment opportunities in Kazakhstan.
The chairwoman also expressed her pleasure at the growing traditional friendship and multi-faceted cooperation between the two countries.
The bilateral high-level delegation exchanges have contributed to enhancing political trust and created a momentum to boost their multidimensional collaboration, she noted.
She thanked Kazakhstan for close coordination with Việt Nam at multilateral forums and hoped the two nations will continue maintaining and strengthening information exchange for better understanding and mutual assistance.
While referring to the growing cooperative ties between the Vietnamese and Kazakh legislative bodies, Ngân noted the outcomes of her talks with Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Kazakhstan Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin.
She said the two sides agreed on measures to strengthen bilateral cooperation, by promoting the cooperative relations between the two countries.
On his part, PM Sagintayev highly valued the visit by Chairwoman Ngân, which took place on the occasion of the 25th founding anniversary of Việt Nam-Kazakhstan diplomatic ties.
He recognised the positive outcomes of the bilateral economic and trade partnership since the two countries signed and implemented the Việt Nam-Eurasian Free Trade Agreement.
The two sides agreed to evaluate the one-year implementation of the agreement and seek more effective measures to optimise benefits from the deal, he said.
The same day, Chairwoman Ngân met with Deputy Chairman of the Nur Otan Party Abraruly Kul-Mukhammed who spoke highly of the Việt Nam-Kazakhstan cooperation in various fields, particularly oil and gas.
He affirmed that Kazakhstan considers Việt Nam a close friend and hopes to enhance cooperation with the Communist Party of Việt Nam. — VNS