A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to this effect was signed in the Norwegian capital of Oslo on June 25 by representatives of the Institute for Foreign Policy and Strategic Studies (IFPSS) under the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI).
IFPSS director Hoang Anh Tuan said both Vietnamese and Norwegian leaders have shown their high political resolve to further expand the two countries’ relations in the years to come.
The signing of the MoU will support scholars of both sides in putting forward cooperation policies in the region and the world to effectively tap the potential and strength of each country in bilateral ties.
NUPI director Ulf Sverdrup said Norway’s security and prosperity is closely associated with developments in Southeast Asia and East Asia.
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