State President Truong Tan Sang, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung continued to receive
congratulatory messages from foreign counterparts on their elections
during the ongoing first session of the 13th NA.
Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and
President of the State Council and Council of Ministers Raul Castro Ruz
sent congratulatory messages to President Truong Tan Sang and Prime
Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
In the messages, the Cuban leader
expressed his determination to continue boosting the traditional
friendship and cooperation between Cuba and Vietnam .
Emperor Akihito of Japan extended congratulations to President
Truong Tan Sang, expressing his sincere and best wishes. He also wished
prosperity for Vietnam .
On this occasion, President Sang
received greetings from his counterparts: Algerian President Abdelaziz
Bouteflika, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Myanmar
President Thein Sein, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, Panama
President Ricardo Martinelli, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Turkish
President Abdullah Gul, Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov, East
Urugayan President Jose Mujica, Sudan President Omer Hassan Ahmed El
Bashir; and UNICEF Representative to Vietnam Lotta Sylwander.
Minister of the Republic of Korea Kim Hwang-sik cabled a greeting
message to Prime Minister Dung, expressing his wish to continue close
cooperation for the development of friendship between the two countries.
Prime Minister Dung also received congratulations from
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Myanmar President Thein
Sein, Panama President Ricardo Martinelli, Turkish Prime Minister Recep
Tayyip Erdogan, Tunisian Provisional Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi,
East Uruguayan President Jose Mujica, and Sudan President Omer
Hassan Ahmed El Bashir.
Meanwhile, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung received
greetings from Japanese Senate President Takeo Nishioka, who expressed
his hope that relations between the two countries would be further
developed through the exchange between the two parliaments.
Japanese top senator expressed thanks to Vietnam for great assistance
to Japan after the earthquake in eastern Japan .
Chairman of the People’s Consultative Assembly Taufik Kiemas sent a
congratulatory message to Chairman Hung on this occasion./