Seoul (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met on November 28 with
Speaker of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s National Assembly Moon
Hee-sang, who said the parliament has high consensus on the continued
enhancement of all-round relations with Vietnam.
Moon welcomed the Vietnamese PM’s official visit to
the RoK, describing the trip as a vivid demonstration of the thriving
strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries.
Both host and guest expressed their delight at the
strong and fruitful growth of bilateral ties, which they said have turned
their countries into members of a family and leading partners of each other.
The RoK parliament speaker said on the basis of the
achievements obtained so far, the two countries should keep strengthening
mutual trust and understanding, and further cooperate to develop their
strategic cooperative partnership more extensively and practically in all
spheres, including politics, diplomacy, security, defence, economy, trade,
investment, science, education, culture, tourism and people-to-people
exchange, as well as in regional and international issues.
At the meeting, PM Phuc lauded the sound cooperation
between the Vietnamese and RoK parliaments.
He highly valued the support that the RoK’s National
Assembly and parliamentarians, including the speaker and the RoK-Vietnam
Parliamentary Friendship Group, have given to Vietnam and the two nations’
He voiced his hope that they will continue
supporting the countries’ governments, businesses and people to expand
The PM also asked the RoK parliament to further
assist, through laws and policies, the Vietnamese community, especially
Vietnamese-RoK families, in the country in accessing development chances and
integrating into the local society.
Moon also noted with satisfaction the increasingly
closer collaboration between the two parliaments. He expressed his wish to
further intensify relations between the legislatures, their agencies and
parliamentarians, and better bring into play the role of parliamentary
friendship groups in each country.
The RoK parliament has high consensus on the
continuation of reinforcing ties with Vietnam in all fields, he noted,
adding that it will have more practical measures to support the Vietnamese
community in the country./.