Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of its Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh (R) and Zhao Leji, member of the Standing Board of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Secretary of its Commission for Discipline Inspection (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of its Organisation Commission Pham Minh Chinh welcomed Zhao Leji, member of the Standing Board of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Secretary of its Commission for Discipline Inspection, in Hanoi on September 28.

Welcoming the Chinese guest, Chinh said he believes that Zhao’s visit will contribute to strengthening mutual understanding and political trust, as well as further development of the Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.

Zhao stated he is delighted to witness achievements in Vietnam’s renewal and international integration cause.

He showed his belief that under the leadership of the CPV, Vietnam will achieve all targets and tasks set at the 12th National Party Congress.

Both sides agreed that Vietnam and China need to continuously consolidate their time-honoured friendship, and step up people-to-people exchanges, especially between the young generations.

After the meeting, they attended the opening ceremony of a photo exhibition on Vietnam’s renewal and international integration achievements and China’s reform held at the Vietnam-China Friendship Palace.

The event, jointly held by the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations and the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, showcases 100 photos featuring achievements in Vietnam’s over-30-year renewal and international integration and China’s 40-year reform, and the bilateral comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.-VNA