Philippines, Vietnam to sign agreement on coastguard cooperation next week – official

January 25, 2024 - 6:34 PM
The Socialist Republic of Viet Nam's Standing Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Nguyen Minh Vu, paid a courtesy visit to Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Deputy Commandant for Administration, CG Vice Admiral Allan Victor Dela Vega, at the National Headquarters, Port Area, Manila, (Philippine Coast Guard/Released)

 The Philippines and Vietnam will sign a memorandum of understanding on cooperation between their coastguard forces during President Ferdinand Marcos’ visit next week, his country’s coastguard said on Thursday.

Marcos will be in Vietnam for a two-day official visit starting on Monday.

READ: Marcos to visit Vietnam next week — Vietnam foreign ministry

— Reporting by Karen Lema; Editing by Martin Petty