Thu. May 19th, 2022

The Egyptian Embassy in Vietnam on June 26 held a ceremony to mark
the 62 nd anniversary of Revolution Day which falls on July 23.

During the ceremony, Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Thach Du
highly valued the important achievements Egypt has gained during the
national construction and development.

Thanks to strong
determination and endless efforts of the two sides, bilateral ties have
been incessantly reinforced and boosted, he added.

The exchange
of visits at various levels has helped increase bilateral partnership,
making Egypt one of Vietnam’s important economic and trade partners in
North Africa.

He said the Vietnamese Government appreciates
Egypt being the first North African country to recognise Vietnam’s full
market economy, and expressed hope that bilateral friendship and
multi-faceted cooperation will further grow for mutual benefits.

Egyptian Ambassador Youssef K. Hanna said both sides celebrated the 50
th anniversary of their diplomatic ties in 2013, marking the
development of their bilateral ties based on the cooperation,
friendship, mutual respect and support at international forums.

He affirmed Egypt is determined to further promote affiliation with
Vietnam and run existing mechanisms, including the organising of the
upcoming meeting of the Vietnam-Egypt Ministerial Joint Committee, to
the fullest.-VNA

By vivian