President of Mongolia meets with the Vietnamese counterpartPolitics
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.
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.