Vietnam and Sudan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote their technical cooperation in labour and social affairs.

The MoU was inked between the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Sudanese Ministry of Human Resources Development and Labour on November 6 in Hanoi.
It focuses on increasing the exchange of knowledge and experience in poverty reduction, vocational training, and labour safety.

The two ministries will exchange working delegations, hold dialogues on making and implementing labour and social affairs-related policies.

The MoU is valid for five years and will be automatically extended for another five years at the end of the first term.

Vietnam and Sudan established diplomatic relations in 1969. The two countries are promoting their cooperation with particular attention on agriculture.-VNA