General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong holds talks with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
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Budapest (VNA) – General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on September 10 witnessed the signing of seven cooperation documents between the two countries.

The signing took place right after talks between the two leaders during the ongoing official visit to Hungary by Vietnamese Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong from September 8-11.

The inked documents include an inter-government agreement on judicial assistance in civil matters, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on defence cooperation between the Defence Ministries of the two countries, another MoU on collaboration between the Vietnamese Ministry of Health and the Hungarian Ministry of Innovation and Technology, and a plan on education cooperation in the 2019-2021 period between the Vietnamese Ministry of Education and Training and the Hungarian Ministry of Human Resources.

The Hungarian Water Association also signed MoUs with the People’s Committee of Quang Nam province on the implementation of the Quang Binh II clean water supply project, with the People’s Committee of Vinh Long province on a water treatment project in the province, and with the People’s Committee of Thanh Hoa province on a clean water supply project in the locality.-VNA