President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev will pay a State visit to Vietnam from May 18-20, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on May 14.

The visit will be made at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang.

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Azerbaijan President will be accompanied by business executives from 50 leading groups of Azerbaijan during the visit.

A business forum will be co-organised by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Azerbaijan Embassy in Vietnam on May 19.

Both State leaders are expected to address the event.-VNA