Vietnam and China are set to increase transport cooperation not only bilaterally but also within the ASEAN-China framework, especially after a recent China visit by a delegation from Vietnam ’s Transport Ministry.
In a working visit from September 16-21, Vietnam ’s Minister of Transport Ho Nghia Dung attended a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Li Shenglin to review cooperation in transport in the recent past and discuss measures to make the collaboration more comprehensive in the coming time.
The two ministers also discussed trends in transport cooperation within the ASEAN-China framework.
Minister Dung invited Minister Li Shenglin to join the ASEAN+3 Transport Ministers’ meeting which is slated for early December in Hanoi .
During the working visit, the Vietnamese Minister also met with China ’s Minister of Railways and the Deputy Governor of the Export-Import Bank of China .
He led the Vietnamese delegation on visits to some transport projects in Shanghai city and Shaanxi province./.