(VNA) – The Secretaries of the Communist Party of Vietnam Committees of four
Vietnamese northern border provinces of Lang Son, Quang Ninh, Cao Bang and Ha
Giang, and the Communist Party of China Committee of the Guangxi Zhuang
Autonomous Region held talks in Lang Son on March 22 as part of their New Year
At the talks (Photo: VNA)
talks, Secretary of the Lang Son Party Committee Lam Thi Phuong Thanh said the
partnership between the four Vietnamese localities and China’s Guangxi Zhuang
Autonomous Region has been developing.
with maintaining regular exchange activities and meetings among senior leaders
of the provinces, they have directed sectors and border localities to strengthen
cooperation in various areas.
proposed that the localities continue increasing effective collaboration
mechanisms and delegation exchanges, while promoting all-round cooperation.
Vietnamese and Chinese localities should direct the optimising of affiliation
among authorised agencies, focusing on investment, trade, tourism, transport
system construction, border trade and economic cooperation, customs clearance,
cross-border labour, justice, agriculture, science, education, culture, sports
and health care, she said.
localities will continue Vietnam-China youth friendship meetings, festivals of
border residents, cooperation for women’s progress, and expansion of partnership
among twinned cities, districts and villages. They should strengthen
communications on Vietnam-China friendship.
stressed the need for strict implementation of Vietnam-China land border
agreements, timely settlement of civil dispute cases arising in border areas,
the smooth operation of border gates, as well as cooperation in fighting
cross-border criminals and ensuring border security, and fostering collaboration
in managing cross-border labourers.
Son, Cao Bang, Ha Giang and Quang Ninh as well as Guangxi should share
information on working conditions, income and recruitment requirements of local
enterprises, while implementing the memorandum of understanding on collaboration
in building peaceful border signed between the Party Committees of Vietnam’s Cao
Bang and Lang Son provinces and Chong Zuo city of Guangxi.
the New Year meeting 2018, Vietnamese and Chinese localities have held many
meetings of senior leaders through all channels, while exchanging information
and sending greetings messages to each other on important events.
exchange and cooperation activities among the localities have helped boost their
partnership in tourism, transport connection, development of border gate pairs
and markets, customs clearance, cross-border labour management, construction of
border economic regions, trade-investment, and the combat against smuggling.-VNA