Chilean ambassador receives friendship insignia hinh anh 1Outgoing Ambassador of Chile to Vietnam Claudio Andres De Negri Quintana (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Outgoing Ambassador of Chile to Vietnam Claudio Andres De Negri Quintana has been honoured with the “For Peace and Friendship among Nations” insignia of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO).

Presenting the insignia to the ambassador at a ceremony on March 12, VUFO Vice President Bui Khac Son lauded the diplomat’s successful term in Vietnam.

He stressed that the award aims to acknowledge the ambassador’s contributions to the friendship and cooperation between the people of Vietnam and Chile as well as other Latin American countries.

He said he hopes that the ambassador, in any capacity, will continue contributing to developing the friendship and collaboration between the two nations.

For his part, Claudio Andres De Negri Quintana said he was honoured to receive the insignia, the most notable reward of the VUFO.

Highlighting great potential for Vietnam-Chile cooperation as the two countries share many similarities in culture and history, the ambassador voiced his hope that the bilateral ties will continue to expand. He also vowed to continue efforts to boost the cooperation in his new position.- VNA