NA Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty (R) welcomes Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Faurie (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) wants and is willing to cooperate with the Argentine Senate and Chamber of Deputies in both bilateral and multilateral aspects, NA Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty told visiting Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Faurie on July 31.

Vietnam always considers Argentina its leading partner in the Latin American region, and hopes the two sides will intensify their strategic partnership, particularly in economy, trade and investment, Ty affirmed.

He spoke highly of the strengthened friendship between the two legislative bodies, welcoming the establishment of the Argentine Chamber of Deputies’ Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group with Vietnam on July 5.

The official suggested both sides increase delegation exchanges, intensify collaboration and experience sharing in law making and enforcement, and create favourable conditions for their businesses to cooperate in order to gradually balance two-way trade.

Fraurie, in turn, expressed his delight to visit Vietnam on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.

He said he hopes his visit offers a chance to promote the trade ties, including setting up joint ventures to produce goods, especially bio-products, for export to third countries.

Argentina is willing to share its experience with Vietnam in the fight against human and drug trafficking, he affirmed.-VNA