The newly-elected Prime Minister of Mongolia Ukhnaa Khurelsukh (Source: gulf-times.com)

Hanoi (VNA) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 5 sent a message of congratulations to Ukhnaa Khurelsukh on his election as the Prime Minister of Mongolia.

Vietnam and Mongolia have developed long-standing friendship and multi-faceted cooperation in various fields since they established diplomatic ties in November 1954.

Two-way trade between Vietnam and Mongolia reached 175 million USD in 2016.-VNA