Hanoi (VNA) - President Tran Dai Quang on June 30 sent a message of congratulations to Canadian Governor General David Johnston on the country’s 150th National Day (July 1).

Also on this occasion, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc cabled a congratulatory message to his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau.

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan sent messages of congratulations to Speaker of the Senate George Furey and Speaker of the House of Commons Geoff Regan.

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh also sent a message of congratulations to Canadian Foreign Minister Christia Freeland.

On the same day, President Tran Dai Quang sent separate messages of congratulations to President of the Republic of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza and President of the Republic Rwanda Paul Kagame on the 55th National Day of the two countries (July 1).

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh also sent congratulatory messages to Burundian Minister of External Relations and International Cooperation Alain Aime Nyamitwe and Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Louise Mushikiwabo on the occasion.-VNA