The heads of the two propaganda departments of Vietnam and China recently held a telephone conversation, “committed to implementing the consensus” between Hanoi and Beijing, and at the same time promoting cooperation in theoretical research, propaganda media, and press.
Head of the Central Propaganda Department of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Trong Nghia held a phone conversation with the head of the Central Propaganda Department of the Communist Party of China, Hoang Khon Minh, on August 30, whereby the two sides emphasized the need to strengthen exchange delegations between people working in the above fields in order to “share experiences and contribute to solidifying the social foundation for the long-term and sustainable development of the two-party and two-country relations,” according to VTV.
“China is willing to work with Vietnam to implement the consensus reached by the leaders of the two parties and the two countries, and promote substantive cooperation in the fields of propaganda and culture,” Xinhua quoted Mr. Huang as saying, constantly enriching the bilateral Comprehensive Strategic Partnership.”
The Vietnam News Agency quoted Mr. Nghia as saying at the phone call that “Vietnam’s Party, State and people are always the same, attaching importance to maintaining and developing good and solid cooperative and friendly relations with the Chinese party, state and people.”
Mr. Huang Kunming, Head of the Central Propaganda Department and member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China, regularly appears at forums organized by Beijing to promote “Special Socialism“. Chinese identity,” the “Chinese dream,” and a press cooperation alliance to promote the “One Belt, One Road” policy initiated by President Xi Jinping.