PM Phuc told his guest that the Vietnamese Party, State and people always sticks importance to the traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership with China and hailed recent substantive cooperation, especially in investment, trade and tourism, along with China’s increasing import of Vietnam’s goods and agricultural products.
He underlined the need to improve cooperation mechanisms’ effectiveness, improve substantive cooperation in all areas, work harder to deal with existing problems in bilateral ties, while accelerating and bettering the quality of joint projects.
The government leader called for greater joint efforts to maintain peace and stability in the East Sea, comply with the common perceptions shared between leaders of the two Parties and countries, avoid any actions that may escalate tensions, and join ASEAN countries to substantively negotiate a code of conduct of parties in the East Sea (COC).
Secretary Liu in turn, said the Party and State of China treasure relations with the Vietnamese counterparts and desires to join hands with Vietnam in promoting the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership to a new height.
China supports the healthy and balanced development of economic and trade ties and wishes for more efforts to connect the two countries’ development strategies in the coming time, he said.
Meeting with the Chinese Party official the same day, NA Chairwoman Ngan congratulated China’s recent major achievements and applauded the progress in bilateral ties in multiple fields, including the relationship between the NA of Vietnam and the National People’s Congress of China.
She suggested both sides should fully implement and agreements and common perceptions reached by leaders of the two Parties and countries, and enhance the social foundation and friendship between the two peoples, aiming to develop Vietnam-China relations in a healthy, stable and long-term manner.
Liu Yunshan expressed his wish for stronger political trust, sharing of strategies, cooperation and friendship exchanges to boost connections between the two Parties and the countries.