Hanoi (VNA) – General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has sent a message of congratulations to Mongolian Prime Minister Luvsannamsrain Oyun-Erdene on his election as chairman of the Mongolian People’s Party.

Vietnam and Mongolia established diplomatic ties on November 17, 1954. Over the past 67 years, the two countries’ friendship and cooperation have seen new steps of development with achievements in such fields as politics, economy, education, culture and people-to-people exchange.

Vietnam and Mongolia have closely cooperated at international and regional forums that they are members, contributing to maintaining peace regional and international stability./.