President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Yoon Suk Yeol and his wife Kim Keon Hee arrived in Hanoi on June 22 morning, beginning their three-day State visit to Vietnam at the invitation of President Vo Van Thuong.
Welcoming the RoK delegation at Noi Bai International Airport were Chairman of the President Office Le Khanh Hai, Chairman of the Hanoi People's Committee Tran Sy Thanh, Permanent Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Minh Vu, Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK Nguyen Vu Tung, and RoK Ambassador to Vietnam Oh Young Ju.
RoK President Yoon Suk Yeol welcomed by Chairman of the President Office Le Khanh Hai.
This is the first State visit to Vietnam by RoK President Yoon, and Vietnam is also the first Southeast Asian country that he visits since he took office in May 2022.
It takes place in the context that the bilateral relationship was upgraded from the strategic partnership to the comprehensive strategic partnership in December 2022 on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic ties.
Vietnam and the RoK set up their diplomatic ties on December 22, 1992. At present, the RoK is one of Vietnam’s leading important partners.
Bac Giang city and Seo district (RoK) ink friendship cooperative agreement
(BGO) – A ceremony was held on May 31 in Bac Giang
city (Bac Giang province) under the chair of Dang Dinh Hoan, member of the Bac
Giang provincial Party Committee, Vice Secretary of the municipal Party
Committee, Chairman of the municipal Peoople’s Committee and Mayor Seo Cheolmo of Seo district, Daejeon city (Republic of
Korea-RoK) to ink the friendship cooperative agreement between two localities.
Bac Giang provincial leader receives RoK’s delegation
(BGO) – On May 30, the Permanent Vice
Chairman of Bac Giang provincial People’s Committee (PPC) Mai Son received the
working delegation from Seo district, Daejeon city of Republic of Korea (RoK)
led by Mayor Cheolmo of Seo district on official visit to Bac Giang from May 30
till June 1, 2023.
Vietnamese culture popularised in RoK’s Gwangju city
The 2023 Vietnam Day was held in Gwangju city of the Republic of Korea (RoK) on May 21, aims to popularise the traditional and unique culture of Vietnam to international friends as well as to strengthen cultural exchange between the two countries.
Vietnamese PM meets with RoK President
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh had a meeting with the Republic of Korea (RoK)'s President Yoon Suk-yeol on May 19 in Hiroshima, Japan, as part of his trip to attend the expanded Summit of the Group of Seven (G7).