HÀ NỘI — El Salvador's embassy office officially opened in Hà Nội on Wednesday, the first for the Central American country in Southeast Asia. The opening ceremony was attended by El Salvador’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexandra Hill Tinoco, Việt Nam’s Foreign Deputy Minister Hà Kim Ngọc and high-ranking guests from both countries. Hence, by way of this Embassy, we will seek to expand our relations with Việt Nam, identifying mechanisms for the mutual exchange of technical assistance and cooperation." “Việt Nam's efforts in the implementation of macro-economic policies, financial stability, and ways to address external challenges are common elements to El Salvador, too,” she said. He noted that, as Việt Nam has established diplomatic ties with the Bahamas and Trinidad and Tobago, Việt Nam has diplomatic relations with all 33 countries in Latin America.