At the reception, Luu highlighted his guest's visit as a contribution to promoting ties between the two sides' parliamentary agencies as well as bilateral strategic partnership.
He proposed boosting closer collaboration in culture, education, and workforce training – especially in the fields of law, finance-banking, insurance, high technology, and teaching English in Vietnam.
Regarding the outcome of talks between the UK delegation and the Vietnamese NA Committee on External Relations, other NA committees, and the Vietnam-UK Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group, Vice Chairman Luu voiced his support for the promotion of comprehensive cooperation between the two legislative bodies and the facilitation of visits by parliamentarians so as to deepen mutual understanding, share information and experience in parliamentary activities, and maintain consultation and mutual support at multilateral parliamentary forums.
Wayne David expressed his deep condolences over the passing of President Tran Dai Quang, and most recently, former Party General Secretary Do Muoi.
He also briefed his host on the outcomes of meetings with the Vietnamese NA committees and agencies while hailing growing Vietnam-UK ties across a verity of fields.
He asked the two countries to further step up all-round cooperation for mutual benefits towards stronger bilateral strategic partnership in the future.