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Vietnam attends conference of Asian political parties

Hanoi, May 25 (VNA) – A Vietnamese delegation, led deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Affairs Nguyen Tuan Phong, attended a seminar of the International Conference of Asian Political Party (ICAPP) in Vladivostok, Russia, between May 21-23.

The conference “Russia for Asia: new business opportunities”, hosted by the United Russia Party, saw the attendance of representatives from 19 ICAPP member parties and several Asian enterprises.

Delegates discussed opportunities and prospects for boosting economic ties by extended cooperation among regional countries.

They shared view that with great potentials, Russia’s Far-East region holds conditions beneficial to strengthening economic partnership with Asian countries and serving as a bridge connecting Asia and Europe.

The seminar adopted the Vladivostok statement on regional development cooperation.

On the sidelines of the event, the Vietnamese officials held bilateral meetings with representatives from the United Russia Party and other political parties, and exchanged views on issues of mutual concern.
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