A delegation from the People’s Daily (PD), a publication of the Chinese Communist Party, visited Vietnam from Feb. 2-10.

The officials were led by Zhao Jia Ming, PD’s Head of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

At a reception for the visitors, Thuan Huu, Chief Editor of Vietnam ’s Nhan Dan newspaper, praised China ’s socio-economic achievements made under the leadership of the Communist Party of China. He showed his delight at the strong and effective cooperation shown between the two newspapers over the years.

Huu said he hoped that both newspapers will continue to strengthen their working relationship as well as improving the professional competence of their respective employees, which will help to boost friendship and solidarity between Vietnam and China .

During their visit, the Chinese delegation also visited several cultural and economic organisations in Hanoi , Ho Chi Minh City and northern Quang Ninh province./.