Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnam National Assembly Tong Thi Phong meets with the Vietnamese Embassy’s staff in Germany (Source: VNA)
Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnam National Assembly Tong Thi Phong met with the Vietnamese Embassy’s staff and representatives of the Vietnamese community in Germany following her attendance at the first Asia-European Women’s Forum in Moscow.

Phong informed the Vietnamese embassy’s staff that her meetings with high-ranking leaders of the State of Duma and the Russian Federation Council at the sidelines of the forum have contributed to consolidating the comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and Russia.

Vietnam’s proposals and initiatives presented at the forum were also included in its joint statement, she noted.

She heard the embassy’s report on its work, and urged the embassy to better its performance in consular work and citizen protection.

Meeting with the Vietnamese community in Berlin, the legislator briefed them on the home country’s socio-economic development in 2014 and the first half of this year, as well as strong developments in the bilateral ties between Vietnam and Germany.

During her stay in Germany, the NA Vice Chairwoman cut the ribbon to launch a film week featuring Vietnam on its path of integration and development. The event is being held by the Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communication.-VNA