- CNTV English - CCTV News

Vietnam, China exchange experience in ethnic affairs

12-08-2011 13:30 BJT

HANOI, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Vietnamese Vice Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Tong Thi Phong held talks here Wednesday with visiting Vice Chairman of the Chinese Ethnic Affairs Commission, Lie Que, on exchanging experience in ethnic affairs.

During talks, the NA Chairwoman emphasized that Vietnam always attaches great importance to developing the friendly neighborliness and comprehensive cooperation with the Party, State, National Assembly and people of China, considering this a consistent long-term policy.

Over the past years, the comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and China has developed quickly, strongly and comprehensively in all fields.

Both sides maintained the visits and meetings between the high-ranking leaders of the two countries, helping enhance the trust between the two Parties and countries, Phong said. In the coming time, to enhance the efficiency of the ethnic affairs, the two sides should boost the exchange of groups, share experiences in building up policies and ethnic activities and coordinate in ethnic activities to bring benefits to the two peoples, she said.

Lie Que praised Vietnam's socio-economic achievements and expressed his desire to strengthen the exchange and cooperation between the NA's Ethnic Minorities Council and the Government's Ethnic Minorities Commission of the two countries.

During their visit, the Chinese delegates worked with the Vietnamese NA Ethnic Minorities Council and the Government's Ethnic Minorities Commission. The two sides exchanged viewpoints and shared information to help strengthen the traditional friendly relations between the two countries. They agreed on measures to promote cooperation in ethnic activities.

Earlier, the Chinese delegates worked with the Vietnamese NA Ethnic Minorities Council led by Chairman K'sor Phuoc, during which the two sides informed each other of their activities.

Editor:Zhang Hao |Source: Xinhua

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program