Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue (R) and Shanghai Party Committee Secretary Han Zheng (Photo: baochinhphu.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has suggested that Vietnamese localities and Shanghai (China) should enhance the exchange of delegations and experiences in economic management and development as well as in planning.

He made the recommendation during a reception for Secretary of the municipal Party Committee of Shanghai Han Zheng in Hanoi on May 13, noting that the Chinese metropolis has achieved remarkable outcomes in socio-economic development and urban planning.

Deputy PM Hue also called on Shanghai enterprises to further their investments and seek cooperation opportunities in Vietnam, especially in fields of two sides’ strengths.

He appreciated the outcome of the talks between Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Dinh La Thang and the Chinese guest, and expressed his belief that relations between two cities will make positive contributions to the traditional friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and China in the coming time.

For his part, the Shanghai party leader said that his city and HCM City have agreed important contents in their collaboration across fields of economics, science, education and urban planning.

He affirmed that Chinese Government, Party and localities always share the common understanding of developing cooperation with Vietnam, saying that the two sides will step up experience sharing and collaboration in fields of strengths.-VNA