In his message, the Vietnamese leader expressed his belief that under the reign of the new King, the Thai people will continue to reap further achievements in building a prosperous country.

Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun is crowned as 10th King of the Chakri dynasty.

He wished that the Vietnam-Thailand strategic partnership will be consolidated and developed for the benefits of the two peoples, and for peace, stability and development of the ASEAN Community as well as the Asia-Pacific and around the world.

The coronation of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn – Rama X officially began at the Grand Palace on May 4. The ceremony, which is a mix of Buddhist religious ceremonies and Hindu Brahmin rituals, will last until May 6.

Source: VNA