Minister of National Defense Phung Quang Thanh of Vietnam

Invited by Chinese Defense Minister Cao Gangchuan, Phung Quang Thanh is here on an official visit to China.
Najib said that they also discussed the cooperation in the field of petroleum in Vietnam waters which needed to be further fine tuned Meanwhile, Gen Phung Quang Thanh said the MoU would enhance the bilateral ties between the defense forces of both countries and bring the military relations to a higher level.
an inter-services the Guard of Honour.
Later, Defence Minister Thanh was received by Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) Senior General Than Shwe, who appreciated the Vietnamese people’s support for Myanmar in its national building and development, especially in surmounting the consequences of Cyclone Nargis.
General Thanh said he believed that the people and army of Myanmar would overcome all difficulties to build up a wealthy and beautiful country, as well as a mighty army.