VN eager to discuss defence cooperation


Phnom Penh , May 29 (VNA) — Vietnam willactively engage in discussions at the sixth ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting-Plus (ADMM6) to help make it a success. The fruitful outcomes of this meeting willfurther contribute to promoting peace, stability, co-operation and development in the region.


The remarks are made by Minister of Defence Phung Quang Thanh during a bilateral meeting with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Tea Bank in Phnom Penh on May 30. On this occasion, Thanh expressed his thanks for the support of the Cambodian Government, Defence Ministry and Cambodian Royal Army towards Vietnamese military-owned enterprises operating in Cambodia . For his part, Tea Banh spoke highly of the operations of these companies and affirmed his country’s continuing support.

The two defence ministers also discussed opportunities for further co-operation. Previously, Thanh visited Metfone Telecom, owned by Viettel and a Military Bank branch in Phnom Penh.