Viet Nam, Turkey to boost ties

Update: March, 20/2014 - 09:00

HA NOI (VNS)— Viet Nam and Turkey yesterday agreed to increase the exchange of high ranking delegations and improve bilateral co-operation in several areas including trade, investment, labour, agriculture, education and training.

The agreement was reached during the periodical political consultation between Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Phuong Nga and his Turkish counterpart Ome Onhon, who is on a three-day (March 18-20) working visit to Viet Nam.

The senior officials concurred on the need to accelerate negotiations for the signing of agreements on double taxation avoidance, aviation services and maritime transportation. They also agreed to continue consulting and supporting each other at international forums. — VNS