The visits are made at the invitation of the governments of the UAE and Tanzania, according to Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung

The UAE is the biggest importer of Vietnam in the Middle East and Africa at present. In 2018, two-way trade hit 5.76 billion USD, of which 5.2 billion USD was Vietnamese exports.

Vietnam and Tanzania established diplomatic ties in 1965. Both countries have signed a number of cooperation agreements in economy, trade, science and technology.

Source: VNA