Delegates at the working session. (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Hung has suggested Hanoi and the Indonesian capital of Jakarta expand cooperation in urban planning, smart city construction, public transport and environmental protection.

Hung made the proposal at his reception on March 27 for a delegation of urban planning officials from Jakarta.

He said that the two cities are facing similar challenges in urbanisation, environment and public transport.

The vice chairman expressed his hope that the Jakarta delegation’s visit will connect the two sides’ enterprises, thus deepening bilateral relations.-VNA