PetroVietnam University and Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas signed a cooperative agreement on Mar. 22 in Moscow.

Attending the signing ceremony was Dr. Do Van Hau, General Director of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group.

Under the agreement, the two universities will closely coordinate with each other in training experts, researching and exchanging documents for reference, building and developing associated programmes and holding theme conferences as well as sharing information and sending apprentices to each other.

Established in 1930 on the campus of the Faculty of Petroleum at the Moscow Mining Academy, the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas received several honourable awards from Vietnam, including a Friendship Order and Labour Order third class.-VNA