President Truong Tan Sang held bilateral meeting with US President Barack Obama

President Truong Tan Sang had bilateral meetings with US President Barack Obama on November 10 on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in Beijing, China. 


The Vietnamese and US leaders talked about measures to implementthe bilateral comprehensive partnership, including the exchange of high-level delegations and preparations for the 20th founding anniversary of Vietnam-US diplomatic ties. 


President Truong Tan Sang noted that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement has entered the key period, which requires all involved parties to show high political resolve and necessary flexibility to conclude the negotiation as scheduled. 


He confirmed that Vietnam is willing to collaborate with the US and other member countries to ensure TPP is a comprehensive and balanced agreement taking into consideration the interests and development levels of the stakeholders. 


The President invited his US counterpart to visit Vietnam soon.