VOV.VN - State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Seoul on December 4, beginning a three-day official visit to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of RoK President Yoon Suk-yeol.
He was welcomed at Seoul Air Base by RoK Foreign Minister Park Jin, RoK Ambassador to Vietnam Oh Young-ju and other officials of the RoK government.
Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK Nguyen Vu Tung and other officials of the embassy and representatives of the Vietnamese community there were also on hand.
During his stay, Phuc is scheduled to hold talks with Yoon, and they will both witness the signing of a number of cooperation between the two countries.
He will also meet with RoK Prime Minister Han Duck-soo, National Assembly Speaker Kim Jin-pyo, and Deputy Prime Minister Choo Kyung-ho. He will attend a Vietnam-RoK business forum, receive leaders of the Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and meet executives of some leading Korean businesses and financial institutions.
The President will also visit and meet the Governor of Gyeonggi province where he is due to attend a ceremony to announce Vietnam Day of Gwangju, visit Vietnam’s cultural space and attend an art programme to celebrate 30 years of diplomacy between Vietnam and the RoK.