MOSCOW, July 20 (Itar-Tass) — Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang will visit Russia at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin on July 26-30, the Kremlin press service reported on Friday.
Russian-Vietnamese summit talks will be held in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on July 27, it said. The sides will discuss prospects for the development of the Russian-Vietnamese political dialogue, boost to trade turnover, the strengthening of humanitarian ties, the implementation of large-scale bilateral projects, in particular in the energy sector, information technologies, machine building and scientific cooperation.
Last year trade between the two countries exceeded 3.06 billion dollars, which is 25.2 percent more than in 2010.
The presidents will also exchange opinions on topical international issues, including preparations for the APEC summit in Russia’s Vladivostok on September 8-9. Several bilateral documents will be signed on the results of the talks.