The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Maldives, His Excellency Abdulla Shahid sends a congratulatory message to His Excellency Bui Thanh Son, for being appointed as the new Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.
Minister’s message read as follows:
“It is my pleasure to extend to Your Excellency my heartfelt congratulations on your appointment as Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.
Maldives and Viet Nam have enjoyed over four decades of close bonds based on mutual respect and trust. I have no doubt that the existing ties of friendship and cooperation between our two countries will further strengthen and be reinforced during your term in office.
I look forward to working closely with Your Excellency and the Government of Viet Nam in further enhancing our close bilateral relations during your tenure.
Let me also convey my best wishes for Your Excellency’s good health and well-being, as well as for the continued progress and prosperity for the people of Viet Nam.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration "