A delegation from the Vietnam Journalists Association (VJA) led by its Standing Vice President Ha Minh Hue paid a working visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) from Oct. 13-19, at the invitation of the Journalists Association of Korea (JAK).

At a meeting in the capital city of Seoul, JAK President Woo Jang Kyun and Vice President Hue discussed in details the JAK’s provision of equipment to VJA’s centre for media training which is now under construction.

Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK, Tran Trong Toan said he hoped Vietnam-RoK journalism cooperation will be strongly promoted to contribute to enhancing mutual understanding and strengthening friendship between the two peoples.

During their stay in the RoK, the Vietnamese journalist delegation held working sessions with a number of central and local news agencies, visited Taekwang Industrial Company and Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction Company – two RoK’s strong economic businesses which are running many production facilities in Vietnam.

They also visited support centres for multi-cultural families and inquired into the lives of Vietnamese brides in the RoK./.