Thu. May 26th, 2022

A high-ranking delegation from Ho Chi Minh City paid a working visit to
Germany from July 11-13 in a bid to attract more investment from
Germany and the EU to the country’s economic hub.

During a meeting with Berlin authorities, the delegation, led by Vice
Secretary of the municipal Party’s Committee Nguyen Thi Thu Ha, briefed
the host on HCM City’s socio-economic achievements, as well as its
potential and preferential treatment to investors from in and outside of
the country.

The party official spoke highly of the
effective cooperation with Germany in building an underground railway
line, Vietnam-Germany University and German House, as well as the
effective implementation of other projects in the city.

She underscored the role of HCM City as Vietnam’s economic spearhead,
and a promising market for investor, calling for more investment from
Berlin and Germany.

The delegation also took part in the opening ceremony of the Handmade in Vietnam-Berlin 2013 fair.

During a meeting with officials of the Vietnamese Embassy in Germany,
Vice Secretary Ha said Germany is a huge consumer market, and an
important gateway for Vietnamese goods to enter the EU.

She urged the embassy to continue developing the two countries’
strategic partnership, and attach more importance to HCM City, so as to
attract more investment to the locality and to Vietnam.

During the delegation’s stay in Germany, it attended a press
conference on the Vietnam Festival that is to be held in Brandenburg
state’s Potsdam city in August, and laid wreaths at the statues of Karl
Marx and Friedrich Engels in Alexander Square.-VNA

By vivian