President of the Senate of the Czech Republic Milan Stech (Source: Tyden.cz)

Hanoi (VNA) – President of the Senate of the Czech Republic Milan Stech will pay an official visit to Vietnam from November 15-20.

The visit is made at the invitation of Chairman of the National Assembly Nguyen Sinh Hung.

The year 2015 marks the 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the Czech Republic (February 2).

The Czech Republic considers Vietnam one of the 12 most potential markets.

Two-way trade between the two countries doubled in the past five years to reach 670 million USD in 2014.-VNA