08:29 | 17/02/2019 Cooperation
Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung presented his credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on February 14.
|Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung (L) and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (R) - Photo:VNA|
At a meeting with the diplomat following the presentation, the Israeli President welcomed Ambassador Hung to take the new position, affirming that the State of Israel will create optimal conditions for him to fulfil his tasks.
President Rivlin recalled his impression and the fruitful outcomes of his official visit to Vietnam in March 2017.
He showed his delight at the substantial and effective development in the Israel-Vietnam partnership, saying that he believes the bilateral ties, especially in economy, education and science-technology, will continue expanding.
He extended his regards to Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong and said that he will soon send his invitation to the Vietnamese leader to visit Israel in order to promote bilateral friendship and sound partnership between the two countries.
For his part, Ambassador Hung pledged that he will work hard to contribute to further strengthening cooperation between the two countries.
He briefed his host of Vietnam’s major achievements in socio-economic development, external relations and international integration over the years.
The Government and people of Vietnam hope to bolster affiliation with Israel in various fields, he stated.
The diplomat mentioned key orientations and objectives during his office tenure, with focus on boosting bilateral collaboration in economy-trade, science-technology, innovation, and people-to-people exchange.
The ambassador also conveyed best regards from Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong to President Rivlin and people of Israel.