Vietnam is mulling over the setting up of a residential embassy in Sri Lanka to further solidify relations with Sri Lanka.
Ambassadorial duties are currently operating across the Vietnam Embassy in India. The returning Ambassador of Vietnam in Sri Lanka Vu Quang Diem, after his term of office met Minister Ratnasiri Wikcramanayake. Their discussions centred on long term mutual relationship in promoting investments on trade and Tourism sectors. The Vietnamese Ambassador revealed that there would be several celebrations including Buddhist Symposium, celebrating 1000 years of Hanoi city, in Vietnam. They also discussed about the Vietnam residential Embassy to be built in 2011 which will bring close and wider relationship between the two countries.