The third Vietnam-Sri Lanka political consultation took place in Colombo on April 11, during which the two sides agreed to roll out measures to lift up the Vietnam-Sri Lanka partnership.
(VOV) - The Vietnam-Sri Lanka Friendship Association (VSLFA) was established at a congress in Hanoi on September 26 in an effort to strengthen bilateral cooperation in politics, economics, trade, culture and other fields.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Sri Lanka to work closely with Vietnam to fight crime, especially those involving e-commerce and credit, in accordance with their signed agreements.
Vietnam always attaches importance to the traditional friendship and multifaceted cooperation with Sri Lanka and will work together with the country to raise two-way trade value to US$1 billion by 2015.
(VOV) - Parliament Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa arrived in Hanoi on July 14, beginning an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.