National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung welcomed Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid in Hanoi on August 10, describing the latter’s State visit to Vietnam as a landmark in the countries’ traditional cooperation and amity.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong proposed Vietnam and Bangladesh enhance cooperation in various fields while receiving Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid in Hanoi on August 10.
Vietnam and Bangladesh issued a joint statement on August 10 on the occasion of Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid’s Vietnam visit from August 9-13.
Substantial room remains for Vietnam and Bangladesh to cooperate towards a myriad of achievements, especially in economics-trade, State President Truong Tan Sang and Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid have said.
The Vietnamese and Bangladeshi governments signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on rice trading in Hanoi on April 18.
Vietnam is ready to provide Bangladesh with rice in the long term to help it ensure food security, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
Viet Nam and Bangladesh have agreed to bring two-way trade to 1 billion USD in the next five years, apart from further boosting bilateral ties in politics, security, defence, economics, trade and investment.