President Ram Nath Kovind met Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Hanoi on Tuesday. President Kovind held discussions with Vietnam PM today on wide range of issues of mutual interest which included trade, energy and regional security. They then departed for state banquet dinner. Earlier in the day, President Kovind witnessed signing of Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) along with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Phu Trong. Kovind is currently on a two-nation tour which includes Vietnam and Australia.