Mumbai: Vietnam on Thursday emphasised on
enhancing strategic co-operation with India.
"India and Vietnam have always had warm and friendly
relationship and the two countries have emerged as fastest
growing economies," Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang told
Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan at Raj Bhavan here
He said his India visit is an attempt to further
strengthen friendship and enhancing strategic cooperation
between the two countries.
Tan Sang was accompanied by a high-level ministerial
delegation. Maharashtra`s Minister for Protocol Suresh Shetty
and Minister for School Education Rajendra Darda were also
present during the meeting.
The Vietnamese President told the Governor about his
meetings with the President of India and the Prime Minister
and said that they discussed ways and means to promote multi-
sided relations between Vietnam and India.
The Governor expressed hope that Tan Sang`s visit to
India will further strengthen multi-lateral relationship
between the two countries. He also emphasised on cooperation
in the field of higher education between India and Vietnam.