President of Mongolia meets with the Vietnamese counterpart

2021-09-23 17:07:59

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. On the sidelines of his participation in the 76th session of the UN General Assembly, President of Mongolia Khurelsukh Ukhnaa held a meeting with President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

President U.Khurelsukh said he is satisfied with the ever-expanding traditional friendly relations and cooperation, and expressed support for the further intensification of political talks and strengthening of the scope of bilateral cooperation.

He added that an official visit by Mr. Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid to Mongolia as a Prime Minister during the 11th Summit of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in 2016, was an important impetus to the expansion of the bilateral relations.

In turn, the Vietnamese President said, “We are countries with brotherly relationship and have fond memories of assistance and support rendered by Mongolia during the hard times of the war.”

During the meeting, the sides exchanged their views on the possibilities of increasing trade and investment, improving condition of transportation, and cooperation in the sectors, including food, agriculture, light industry, mining and industry sector.