Head of the CPV Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh (R) and Chairman of the Presidium of the CPJ Central Committee Shii Kazuo (Source: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Politburo member and head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh hailed Chairman of the Presidium of the Communist Party of Japan (CPJ) Central Committee Shii Kazuo for his visit during a reception in Hanoi on December 17.

Chinh, who is also Chairman of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group, said the visit is of significance to strengthening the traditional friendship between the two Parties, contributing to enriching the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership.

According to him, traditional ties between the CPV and CPJ have been further deepened in the new situation via the regular exchange of visits and cooperation at multilateral forums.

He expressed his belief that the CPJ will continue supporting exchange between the two legislatures, thereby making contributions to the development of bilateral links.

Kazuo believed that under the leadership of the CPV, the Vietnamese people will continue reaping greater achievements in the renewal process and successfully realise the 12th National Party Congress’ resolution towards turning Vietnam into a modern-oriented industrialised nation.

Expressing his delight at the growing ties between the two parties over the past five decades, the guest affirmed that the CPJ highly values the development of ties between the two nations and people via information and ideological sharing for the sake of peace and stability in Asia and the world.

Earlier, head of the CPV Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan also hosted a reception for Kazuo.

Both sides spoke highly of the close and effective cooperation between the Commission for External Relations and the CPJ’s Department of International Affairs and agreed to increase exchanges, maintain an ideology-sharing mechanism, work closely together at international forums, an make active contributions to communist and international labour movements. –VNA