Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of the Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission Tran Quoc Vuong has affirmed that Vietnam always treasures traditional ties with Azerbaijan.
During a reception in Hanoi on September 13 for Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, Vuong hailed the visit on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.
He expressed his delight at the development of ties between the Communist Party of Vietnam and the New Azerbaijan Party, and wished that both sides would continue striving to lift bilateral economic-trade ties to match political ties in the near future.
Mammadyarov, for his part, informed the host about the outcomes of his working sessions with Vietnamese agencies.
He assured the host that the Azerbaijani government attaches importance to ties with Vietnam and agreed to boost bilateral ties across economy, trade and transport.
The guest also asked for collaboration to celebrate the 60th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s first Azerbaijan visit in 2019.