- Title: Mozambique's prime minister visits Vietnam in bid to strengthen ties
- Date: 1st August 2017
- Summary: MOZAMBIQUE AND VIETNAMESE FLAGS MOTORCADE ARRIVING
- Embargoed: 15th August 2017 09:29
- Keywords: Mozambique Carlos Agostinho Do Rosario Nguyen Xuan Phuc state visit Vietnam Mozambique
- Location: HANOI, VIETNAM
- City: HANOI, VIETNAM
- Country: Vietnam
- Topics: Diplomacy/Foreign Policy,Government/Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA0026SBR8SN
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Mozambique Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario kicked off a four-day official visit to Vietnam on Tuesday (August 1) aimed at strengthening ties with Hanoi.
Rosario met with his Vietnam counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc before overseeing the signing of agreements in aviation services and wildlife protection.
Bilateral trade between the two countries reached more than $100 million in 2016, with Vietnam exporting $72.5 million worth of goods to the African nation.
Vietnam and Mozambique established diplomatic ties in June 1975.
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