Phnom Penh (VNA) – Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Le Ba Trinh led a delegation to visit some northwestern provinces in Cambodia on March 24 and 25.

At a working session with President of the Vietnamese-Cambodian People’s Association in Siem Reap, Hoang Xuan Khoa, the VFF official said the Vietnamese Party, Government and people always take care of their expatriates.

The VFF pledged to launch more campaigns to help poor Vietnamese-Cambodian families in their host society, he said, calling on the association to promote solidarity among overseas Vietnamese and support their integration into the community.

The Vietnamese delegation also visited a centre in Chong Kneas fishing village, which teaches Vietnamese to around 300 Vietnamese-Cambodian children.

The VFF officials presented 314 gift packages worth 500,000 VND (22.5 USD) each for children at the centre.

They sent 12 million VND (540 USD) as a personal gift from President of the VFF Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan to six volunteer teachers at the centre.

The VFF delegation also visited the Vietnamese Consulate General in the northwestern province of Battambang . Consul General Nguyen Son Thuy said he hopes the VFF will give more support to underprivileged Vietnamese-Cambodian people in the Cambodian locality.-VNA