Vietnam is also entering oil exploration in the Mannar Basin.
Vietnam has already expressed support to join in exploration activities. The country occupies a prominent place among nations enhanced with specialist knowledge on oil and gas exploration. Vietnam is already engaged in oil exploration activities in 18 countries. Vietnamese Ambassador Tong Sin Thanh said Petro Vietnam is prepared to join in oil exploration. He emphasized their readiness to enhance bilateral relations not only in the oil and gas sector but also in the aviation and tourism fields.