Ho Chi Minh City and China’s Guangdong province have been partnering in many fields of cooperation, of which culture and tourism may be further promoted.

Le Manh Ha, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, made the remark during his meeting with a delegation from Guangdong provincial People’s Congress led by its Vice Chairperson Lei Yulan on October 25.

Ha said Vietnam and China bear a special traditional friendship, adding that the delegation’s visit will contribute to cementing the friendship between his city and Guangdong.

For his part, Lei Yulan revealed that her delegation’s visit aims to beef up the friendship and cooperation between the two localities, especially in conserving cultural and artistic values as well as developing tourism.

She expressed her hope that the two sides will further share experiences in the field in the coming time.-VNA