Vietnam, Denmark celebrate 50 years of diplomatic ties

A ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam-Denmark diplomatic relations (1971-2021) was held in Hanoi on November 1 within the framework of the official visit to Vietnam by Danish Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary Elizabeth.
Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan speaks at the ceremony (Photo: VNA)
Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan speaks at the ceremony (Photo: VNA)

Speaking at the event, Crown Prince Frederik expressed his delight at the positive development of the bilateral friendship and cooperation, adding that his visit, with the participation of a large number of businesses, aims to exchange ideas with Vietnamese partners on how to support the country in the sustainable development and create a new motivation for investment collaboration between the two business communities.

Crown Princess Frederik (Photo: VNA) ảnh 1

Crown Princess Frederik (Photo: VNA)

Mentioning the targets of carbon emission reduction and clean energy transition, he said he believes that Denmark will always be a companion of Vietnam towards sustainable and green growth goals.

Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan said that the bilateral diplomatic relations which have over the past half a century laid the first bricks in the building of a bridge of bilateral cooperation have shifted from a traditional development cooperation relationship to an equal and mutually beneficial partnership.

Vietnam and Denmark have become truly reliable, dynamic and effective partners, she stressed, expressing her belief that the two countries will continue to strengthen cooperation in both bilateral and multilateral aspects to jointly solve challenges, for a world of peace, stability, justice and sustainability, meeting the aspirations and interests of the two peoples as well as the international community.