(Dan Chi) – On social media platforms Facebook and X (Twitter), Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong posted pictures of himself filming the Huc Bridge and Ngoc Son Temple during the leader’s official visit to Vietnam.
On the afternoon of August 27, a special plane with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and a delegation landed at Noi Bai Airport (Hanoi), starting an official visit to Vietnam.
On social media platforms Facebook and X (formerly Twitter), Mr. Li announced the visit: “Greetings from Hanoi. I am in Vietnam on an official visit at the invitation of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chin. Prime Minister Chin has visited Singapore before and I am delighted to have the opportunity to reciprocate.”
“This year marks 50 years of diplomatic relations between our two countries and 10 years of strategic partnership between Singapore and Vietnam. In addition to diplomatic relations, Singaporeans and Vietnamese have many common interests. For example, such as good food,” Mr. Li said.
The Prime Minister of Singapore attached a photo of the Tran Quoc Pagoda on West Lake and said that it is the oldest temple in Hanoi.
On social media yesterday, Mr. Li revealed that he had a busy day in Vietnam with activities such as laying wreaths at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, meeting with General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chin, President In Van. Thuong, Chairman of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue.
“I last visited Hanoi in 2018 and I am delighted to have the opportunity to meet the Vietnamese leader, reconnect with old friends and meet new ones,” he wrote.
He posted photos of meetings with Vietnamese leaders on social media.
He also expressed his joy at visiting Hoan Kiem Lake. He also posted photos he took of a Singaporean ice cream shop, the Huk Bridge and the Ngoc Son Temple on social media.
Today, Mr. Lee posted a photo of yesterday’s party and thanked Prime Minister Pham Min Chin for “welcoming me and the Singaporean delegation to the dinner party.”
“2023 marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. I believe that our relations will grow stronger in the coming decades,” Mr. Li wrote.