Improving the efficiency of border management on the Vietnam-China

May 24, 2016, a conference to summarize five years of implementation of bilateral protocol on border demarcation, the Agreement on border management regulations and the Agreement on the gate and gate management rules on border world mainland Vietnam-China (referred to as three legal instruments on border) was held in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous Region of Guangxi (China).


Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung Vietnam and Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Got Down to attend the conference, along with representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Public Security, Ministry of Defense, the authorities and the leadership of the provincial border the two countries Vietnam-China.
Speaking at the conference, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung said the overall process of development of relations between Vietnam and China, the resolution of the border issue has always been territorial leaders and people of both countries care.

November 18, 2009, representatives of the two governments signed three legal instruments on the border and opened a new chapter in relations on the land border between the two countries. Practices 5 years implementing border management under three legal instruments on border above shows that the management and protection of the border have initially come into order; functional forces of the two countries closer coordination in the management and protection of borders, timely okay border events. Therefore, the situation of land borders Vietnam-China maintain stability, security and order in the border areas is guaranteed, economic and social development of border areas, the material life and spiritual people's border areas of the two countries are improving ...

According to Deputy Minister Le Hoai Trung, the practical implementation of legal instruments on borders also raises a number of difficulties and problems to be solved, such as the uniform interpretation and application of the provisions of the three instruments in the identification the exact direction of the border in some areas difficult to identify and develop border projects; management issues free workers in border areas of the other side to the job search; progress of a number of bilateral agreements has been slow and needs further strengthening coordination in coping with security challenges non-traditional ...

Deputy Le Hoai Trung stressed this conference should focus on clarifying some of the contents include: a review of the outstanding results achieved in the management and protection of territorial boundaries by 3 legal instruments in last time; indicate the existence and recovery solutions to improve the quality, effectiveness and coordinate management and protection on land borders Vietnam-China, associated with the service of the development of exchanges, economic cooperation society in the border areas; identify the problems and challenges emerging threatens peace and stability of the border with Vietnam-China requires the two sides should strengthen cooperation to cope with.

At the conference, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of China Liu Got Civil emphasize the meaning, importance and the practical effects by 3 legal documents on land border of China-Vietnam brought in time too. According to statistics, the number of people of the two countries through the gate at the border of China and Vietnam reached about 23,000 unique visitors / day, 3-fold increase compared to 2010; border trade turnover per capita reached US $ 70 million / day, an increase of nearly 4 times higher than in 2010. Three legal instruments has opened a new page for the relationship between Vietnam and China, contribute to developing a comprehensive upgrade bilateral relations; the basis and grounds for border management and practical success of the peaceful settlement of disputes through consultations and negotiations.

On this occasion, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Liu Got Democratic proposal management agencies of the two countries maintain close exchanges and comprehensive cooperation activities, border management; continued research and propose cooperative models, improve the efficiency of customs clearance, development of cross-border trade; encourage and create favorable conditions for the two peoples go back, regularly organizing activities of friendly exchanges and enhance mutual understanding.

At the conference, representatives of the two countries to exchange and discuss topical cooperation on border management and law observance; facilitated customs clearance and open gate; economic cooperation and cross-border travel; border transport links and infrastructure construction. /.

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