VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his
entourage on April 14 arrived at Henri Coanda International Airport in the
capital city of Bucharest, starting official visit to Romania.
Phuc was welcomed by Romanian
Minister of Culture and National Identity Bogdan Andrei Toader and State
Secretary for Bilateral and Global Affairs Monica Gheitelescu at the airport.
During the first working day, PM Phuc
will visit Prahova County, work with Governor of Prahova County Ioana Madalina
and meet staffs of the Vietnamese Embassy and Overseas Vietnamese in Romania.
Phuc is expected to hold talks with
Romanian counterpart Viorica Dancila and have separate meetings with Romanian
President, President of the Senate and President of the Chamber of Deputies and
attend the Viet Nam-Romania Business Forum.
This is the first official visit to
Romania made by a Vietnamese PM since 1977.
Romania is currently the EU
Presidency in the first half of 2019./.