Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc welcomes 16 ambassadors and heads of Vietnamese representative offices who are going to take up missions abroad in Hà Nội yesterday. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất
HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc hosted a reception in Hà Nội yesterday for 16 ambassadors and heads of Vietnamese representative offices who are going to take up missions abroad.
The PM said they had an important role to play in promoting cooperation activities in politics, diplomacy, economy, culture and tourism between Việt Nam and other countries.
Besides intensifying political and diplomatic collaboration, the heads must pay special attention to promoting economic and trade cooperation, he said.
He asked the diplomats to give recommendations to the Party, State and relevant agencies about issues related to boosting production, export and trade exchanges.
The PM also noted the need to help overseas Vietnamese to preserve Việt Nam’s culture and promote Vietnamese language teaching and learning.
The ambassadors and heads pledged to do their utmost to step up multi-faceted cooperation between Việt Nam and other countries. — VNS