(VOV) - Diplomats and scholars reviewed 40 years of Vietnam-France ties and discussed measures of future cooperation at a workshop in Paris on April 11.
(VOV) -Vietnamese Ambassador to France Duong Tri Dung on January 23 presented the friendship insignia to Professor Michel Guillou for his active contributions to strengthening Vietnam-France ties of friendship and cooperation.
Vietnam and France are making the necessary preparations for their cultural exchange year in 2013, says Vietnamese ambassador to France, Duong Chi Dung.
More than 100 delegates from 21 chapters of the Vietnam-France Friendship Association gathered in Hanoi on July 11 for its 4th congress.
Vietnam’s exports to France are expected to earn nearly US$1.8 billion by the end of this year, according to a seminar in Paris on May 16.
The win in the recent election by left-wing candidate Francois Hollande is a good sign for France-Vietnam relationship, said former French Ambassador to Vietnam Claude Blanchemaison.
The relations between Vietnam and France have seen impressive developments over the past three years, said Vietnamese Ambassador to France Le Kinh Tai.
The Vietnam-France Friendship Association (VFFA) will continue boosting the fine development of the traditional friendship and solidarity with France, as well as French investors and enterprises doing business in Vietnam.
Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh has called for greater efforts in bringing Vietnam and France’s traditional ties of friendship and co-operation to new heights, commensurate with the countries’ strengths.