Vietnam, China keen on strengthening transport connection hinh anh 1 Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh. (Source: VNA)

Vietnam and China have taken measures to strengthen economic and trade cooperation and transportation connections, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Hai Binh.

He confirmed the information about China wishing to sponsor the Lao Cai-Hanoi-Hai Phong express railway project at a regular press conference in Hanoi on October 8.

Intensifying partnership in economy, trade and transportation connections is one of the important cooperation pillars between the two countries, Binh added.-VNA