Mumbai: Vietnam on Thursday emphasised on enhancing strategic co-operation with India.
"India and Vietnam have always had warm and friendly relationship and the two countries have emerged as fastest growing economies," Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang told Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan at Raj Bhavan here today.
He said his India visit is an attempt to further strengthen friendship and enhancing strategic cooperation between the two countries.
Tan Sang was accompanied by a high-level ministerial delegation. Maharashtra's Minister for Protocol Suresh Shetty and Minister for School Education Rajendra Darda were also present during the meeting.
The Vietnamese President told the Governor about his meetings with the President of India and the Prime Minister and said that they discussed ways and means to promote multi- sided relations between Vietnam and India.
The Governor expressed hope that Tan Sang's visit to India will further strengthen multi-lateral relationship between the two countries. He also emphasised on cooperation in the field of higher education between India and Vietnam.