Friday, May 25, 2007

German President wraps up Vietnam’s visit

09:17' 25/05/2007 (GMT+7)

VietNamNet Bridge - German President Horst Koehler and his spouse left Hanoi on May 23, successfully concluding his official visit to Vietnam from May 21-23.

During his visit, President Koehler held talks with Vietnamese State President Nguyen Minh Triet and met with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

He was also received by Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh.

The President had dialogues with several National Assembly deputies, businessmen and experts on Vietnam-Germany relations.

The Vietnamese and German leaders expressed pleasures with development of relations between the two countries, saying the visit by President Koehler and the smooth implementation of high-level agreements between the two countries mark a new milestone in the friendly and cooperative ties between the two countries.

Germany wishes to boost all-round cooperation with Vietnam and become a Vietnam’s reliable partner, President Horst Koehler affirmed.

(Source: VNA)