President of the Senate of the Republic of Haiti Youri Latortue. (Source: haitinews2000.net)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – President of the Senate of the Republic of Haiti Youri Latortue and his spouse will pay an official visit to Vietnam from June 17-22 at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

The Haitian Senate President will also be accompanied by a delegation from the Senate, the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations said on June 15.

Vietnam and Haiti set up diplomatic ties in 1997.

The Haitian Government opened its embassy in Hanoi in December 2013.-VNA