Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng on March 23 in Hà Nội separately met with Argentinean FM Hector Timerman and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who are on working visits to Việt Nam.
PM Dũng highly spoke of the recent talks between Argentinean FM Hector Timerman and his Vietnamese counterpart.
The host leader said he hoped that the two sides
would support each other at multilateral forums and push up two-way
trade higher from the current figure of US$1 billion.
For his part, FM Hector Timerman proposed that Việt
Nam and Argentina would have more cooperation agreements, especially in
economics, to tap respective potentials and boost trade ties.
The guest leader also suggested other fields for
bilateral cooperation, namely environmenta protection and response to
climate change and sea level rise.