Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia arrived in Hanoi on Tuesday on a three-day official visit to Vietnam to strengthen bilateral trade and investment relations between the two countries.
She will be the first head of government from Bangladesh to visit Vietnam. Begum Zia and her Vietnamese counterpart Phan Van Khai is scheduled to meet on Wednesday. Vietnamese President Tran Duc Luong visited Dhaka in March last year.
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