The Vietnamese and Thai Ministries of Justice have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for cooperation in legal and judicial affairs.

The document, reached by Vietnamese Justice Minister Ha Hung Cuong and his Thai counterpart Paiboon Khumchaya during talks in Hanoi on March 23, highlighted the commitments of both sides to mutual support and cooperation in advantageous fields.

The two ministries will share experience in legal and judicial reform; support one another at regional and international forums; and coordinate in improving laws on the execution of civil verdicts, informing citizens of laws and regulations, addressing disputes outside the court system, and enhancing the capacity of judicial officials.

The ministers agreed to work together to realise and implement the MoU efficiently.

During his one-day stay in Vietnam, the Thai Minister also visited Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang.-VNA