At the event, Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son recalled several outstanding achievements of the diplomatic sector in 2022. He stressed that the external information service was a highlight, which has contributed to the achievements of the country and the diplomatic sector in particular.

Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son (center) presents certificates of merit to several outstanding individuals and collectives in the external information service. 

He thanked the press agencies for accompanying the diplomatic sector to comprehensively reflect external activities of senior leaders, while lauding them for their innovations in promoting the country, people and culture of Vietnam, guidelines and policies adopted by the Party and the State, and Vietnam’s stances to international friends.

They have played an important part in raising the country’s role and reputation in the international arena, and mobilizing public support for external relations, he noted.

Translated by Song Anh