Vietnam, Mongolia exchange congratulations on diplomatic ties

VOV.VN - Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has exchanged messages of congratulations with President of Mongolia Khaltmaa Battulga on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of Vietnam – Mongolia diplomatic ties (November 17).

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Mongolian counterpart Ukhnaa Khurelsukh; National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Speaker of the Parliament of Mongolia Gombojav Zandanshatar; Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Mongolian Foreign Minister Damdin Tsogtbaatar also exchanged congratulatory messages.

Since the establishment of their diplomatic relations, bilateral relations have developed finely across a variety of fields such as politics, economy, education and culture.

Political relations have made great strides with high-level exchange visits maintained. Bilateral trade hit US$60 million in 2018, a 2.5-fold increase from the five years earlier. As many as 164 Vietnamese businesses have invested US$33 million in Mongolia so far.