Vietnam in Hungary’s “Look East” policy

(VOVWORLD) - Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjártó will pay an official visit to Vietnam on Friday, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties. 

He is scheduled to meet with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, pay a courtesy call to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, and discuss a cultural cooperation program and the construction of a Hungarian cultural center in Vietnam with Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien.

Hungarian Ambassador to Vietnam Ory Csaba said Szijjártó will also attend a ceremony to inaugurate a ceramic road partly funded by the Hungarian embassy. Szijjártó’s Vietnam visit is part of Hungary’s “Look East” policy.