At the ceremony, VUFO President Nguyen Phuong Nga highly valued Vardanyan’s efforts as the first Armenian Ambassador to Vietnam in expanding the bilateral relations on the basis of mutual trust and credibility.

VUFO President Nguyen Phuong Nga (R) presents the insignia to Armenian Ambassador to Vietnam Raisa Vardanyan.

She underlined that cooperation between the two countries has developed considerably in various fields, such as economy, trade, science-technology, culture, and people-to-people diplomacy.

For her part, Vardanyan recalled notable achievements of the bilateral friendship and cooperation over the past time, and expressed her belief that the Armenia-Vietnam relationship would continue to thrive in other fields.

The first meeting of the Vietnam-Armenia Inter-Governmental Committee was organized in Hanoi in 2017 and the second is scheduled to take place in Yerevan this year.

Translated by Song Anh