Ram Nath Kovind says India-Vietnam relations on upswing, confident of achieving $15 billion trade by 2020
India and Vietnam agreed to further strengthen bilateral strategic cooperation in defence, oil and gas sectors during President Kovind's three-day visit to the country
Modi's visit to Vietnam is a first by an Indian Prime Minister in 15 years and it assumes significant strategic importance.
China President Xi Jinping's visit to Vietnam on Thursday comes as the two communist countries seek to mend ties strained over territorial disputes in the South China Sea
India today said it will provide a USD 100 million line of credit to Vietnam for defence purchases to help it modernise its armed forces.