President of the Moroccan House of Representatives Habib El Malk. (Photo: moroccoworldnews.com)

Hanoi (VNA) – President of the Moroccan House of Representatives Habib El Malk and his spouse will pay an official visit to Vietnam from December 16-22.

The visit is made at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, said the National Assembly’s Committee for External Affairs.

Vietnam and Morocco established diplomatic ties in 1961.

The two countries have witnessed strong growth in bilateral ties in the fields of politics, economy, commerce and culture. The two countries have held exchange visits by delegations at all levels, signed and brought into force a number of agreements of cooperation and partnership, and increased the bilateral trade volumes.-VNA