A delegation from the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences has paid a week-long visit to India as part of a cooperation programme with the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) from Oct. 18.

At their working sessions, the two sides agreed to enhance cooperation by exchanging research documents and scholars and organising workshops and talks on how to boost Vietnam-India relations.

They also reached agreement on orientations of conducting researches on socio-economic development, cultural preservation and solutions for sustainable development.

The Vietnamese delegation also had a working session with the Indian Policy Research Centre during which they agreed to work together to study urban management and also water resource use./.