forestry agency head visits
Ha Noi — Bulgaria
considers Viet Nam its important partner in the Asian region on the basis of the
fine relationship between the two countries.
Chair of the Bulgarian
State Forestry Agency Stefan Yurukov made the statement while meeting with Vice
State President Nguyen Thi Doan in Ha Noi yesterday.
The Bulgarian guest
informed the vice state president of results of a working session between his
agency and Viet Nam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and
affirmed that the co-operation agreements reached by the two sides will soon be
Vice State President Doan
thanked Bulgaria for material and moral support for Viet Nam’s national
defence and construction.
She also applauded the
forestry co-operation agreements between Viet Nam and Bulgaria, saying that the
two sides may co-operate initially in training forestry human resources,
scientific research, afforestation and animal breeding.
leader praises progress
HA NOI — Speaker of the
Republic of Korea (RoK) National Assembly Lim Chae-jung has affirmed his country’s
support for Viet Nam’s national renewal and international integration
He made the remark in
Seoul on Tuesday while receiving a Communist Party of Viet Nam delegation headed
by Politburo member and standing member of the CPV Central Committee Secretariat
Truong Tan Sang.
Speaker Lim Chae-jung said
the Republic attached importance to the development of relations with Viet Nam
in the spirit of comprehensive partnership in the 21st century agreed upon by
senior leaders of the two countries.
Truong Tan Sang said
collaboration between the two legislative agencies was a significant boost to
HA NOI — The Minister of
Culture, Sport and Tourism, Hoang Tuan Anh, has announced that Deputy Minister
Tran Chien Thang has been appointed chairman of the Vietnam National
Administration of Tourism.
The acting general
director, Nguyen Quoc Ky, is still vice chairman of the administration. The
decisions came into effect this week. — VNS