Vietnam, Chile work together to address climate change

(VOVWORLD) -Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on Wednesday had a telephone conversation with Chilean President Sebastian Piñera to discuss the Vietnam-Chile relations, as well as bilateral cooperation in climate change response to contribute to the success of the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26).

Vietnam, Chile work together to address climate change  - ảnh 1Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh talks on the phone to Chilean President Sebastian Piñera (Photo: VNA) 

The two leaders shared the view that despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic the two-way trade turnover in the first nine months of 2021 increased 59% year on year to 1.47 billion USD.

They discussed a number of measures to strengthen their Comprehensive Partnership, including the exchange of experience and cooperation in COVID-19 response, and the resumption of high-level delegation exchanges.

The two sides agreed to continue working closely to celebrate 50 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Chile in 2021.

The two sides consented that they will maintain close coordination and mutual support at international organizations and multilateral forums, while strengthening relations between ASEAN and the Pacific Alliance, contributing to peace and stability, cooperation and development in the two regions.