Hanoi (VNA) – General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and President Nguyen Phu Trong on December 2 sent a message of congratulations to President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on the occasion of the country’s 47th National Day (December 2, 1971-2018).

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc also cabled a congratulatory message to his UEA counterpart Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

The same day, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh congratulated UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.-VNA