45th anniversary of Vietnam, Italy diplomatic ties marked in HCM city

The Italian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City held a ceremony on Friday to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the National Day of Italy and the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Italy.

Italian Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City Dante Brandi said that over the past 45 years, the relationship between the two countries has been strengthened and developed, particularly after an agreement on strategic cooperation was signed five years ago.

Ho Chi Minh City and Italian localities will foster cooperation in potential areas and boost exchange of visits.

Source: VOV5