Vietnam govt says PM to pay working visit to China June 24-27

54th WEF annual meeting in Davos

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh will pay a working visit to China from June 24 to 27, and will attend a meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) during his trip, the government said on Saturday.

The WEF meeting will be held in China's Dalian City, Liaoning Province, the government said in a statement.

China is Vietnam's largest trading partner. Vietnam is heavily reliant on its neighbour for materials and equipment for its manufacturing.

(Reporting by Khanh Vu; Editing by John Mair)