|President of the Republic of Indonesia Jokowi and Mrs. Iriana Jokowi arrived in Vietnam, Tuesday (11/9).|
Hanoi, Larast Post - President of the Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo, accompanied by First Lady Iriana Joko Widodo, and his entourage after a state visit in South Korea, in the series of activities on the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN, continued to Hanoi, Vietnam.
Bright air welcomed the arrival of the Republic of Indonesia's Presidential Aircraft which brought the President together with First Lady Iriana Joko Widodo to arrive at Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday (11/09), at 14:55 local time, after traveling for almost 4 hours from Korea South.
Upon arrival, the President and Mrs. Iriana were welcomed by the Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Ibnu Hadi and Mai Phuoc Dung to the State Protocol Chief of Vietnam.
Furthermore, there were honors and several high-ranking Vietnamese officials, including the Head of Vietnam President Dao Viet Trung's Office, Vietnam's Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang, and Vietnam's Deputy Foreign Minister, who also welcomed the presence of President and Mrs. Iriana Joko Widodo under the aircraft ladder.
Upon arrival at the hotel where he was staying while in Hanoi, a number of Indonesian people in Vietnam welcomed the presence of the President and Mrs. Iriana Joko Widodo. Wearing a red T-shirt with a map of Indonesia and the words "welcome to Hanoi (in Vietnamese) President Joko Widodo," they seemed enthusiastic in welcoming the President and Mrs. Iriana.
|Enthusiastic Indonesian citizens who live in Vietnam in welcoming The President and Mrs. Iriana Joko Widodo at the Hotel.|
In the afternoon, the President was accompanied by Mrs. Iriana directly to the Vietnam Presidential Palace to carry out a series of state ceremonies. The state welcoming ceremony for the President and Mrs. Iriana ended with a State Dinner Meal by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang in the evening.
In addition to carrying out state visits, the President is also scheduled to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN held at the National Convention Center (NCC), Hanoi, which will take place on Wednesday (12/09). In addition, several bilateral meetings, namely with the Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Sri Lankan Prime Minister, have also been scheduled.
During this visit, the President and Mrs. Iriana were accompanied by the Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law and Security Wiranto, Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi, Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, Head of the Investment Coordinating Board Thomas Lembong who was on board the flight from Seoul, South Korea.
While the Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Panjaitan and Rudiantara's Minister of Communication and Information had already been in Hanoi. (her/sg)