New Delhi: Following India visit for three days, EAM Sushma Swaraj called on President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang.
Discussion between both leaders focused on steps to further strengthen our comprehensive strategic partnership by expanding cooperation across all sectors Under Act East Policy.
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang inspected the Guard of Honor after receiving the ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday.
President Tran Dai Quang, who is on a three-day state visit to India, landed here on late Friday evening.
Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang is also scheduled to hold delegation level talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Saturday.
Strengthening cooperation in the key areas of defense and trade will be high on the agenda.
The two sides are likely to sign memorandums of understanding in the Key areas of nuclear energy, agriculture, trade and investment.
Quang aims to reinforce their partnership to ward off China's mounting influence and it is likely that he will hold meeting with his Indian counterpart President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on this key issue.
On March 4, the Vietnamese president will deliver an address, which will be an important policy statement.
The two sides are likely to sign memorandums of understanding in the areas of nuclear energy, agriculture and trade and investment.