Vietnam wishes to further cooperation with Azerbaijan

VOV.VN - Vietnam always places importance on boosting the traditional friendship and all-around cooperation with Azerbaijan, has said Permanent Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son.

At a reception in Hanoi on February 26 for Anar Alakbarov, Executive Director of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Assistant to the First Vice President of Azerbaijan, Son glowingly spoke of both nations’ close and effective coordination and mutual support on the international arena, especially within the framework of the UN, contributing to consolidating mutual trust and understanding .

The two sides should pay greater attention to promoting collaboration in fields of their strength through such mechanisms as the Vietnam – Azerbaijan Inter-Governmental Committee on Economic-Trade and Scientific-Technological Cooperation while boosting links in education-training and science-technology, he told his guest.

He also applauded the operation of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation while affirming Vietnam's willingness to cooperate with Azerbaijan in exchanging information and experience, undertaking joint scientific and technological research projects, and holding exhibitions on science-technology achievements and cultural days in each country.

In reply, Anar Alakbarov said he hopes that Vietnam will provide more conditions for his foundation to become involved in projects on culture and education and pledged great efforts to implement the projects.