National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visits crystal producing company Moser in Karlovy Vary region (Photo: VNA)

Prague (VNA) – National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited Karlovy Vary region of the Czech Republic on April 13 as part of her official trip to the European nation.

At a meeting with the Vietnamese delegation, Mayor of Karlovy Vary city of the Karlovy Vary region Petr Kulhanek introduced the history of his city, which is deemed a cinematographic capital of the Czech Republic as it is the venue of many regional and international film festivals. 

It is home to beautiful landscapes, renowned architectures, as well as unique cultural values of the Czech Republic. The city also houses a number of famous crystal producers of the country, he noted.

He spoke highly of the industriousness of the Vietnamese people in Karlovy Vary, adding that the second- and third-generation Vietnamese in the Czech Republic have good academic results. He considered them as a link to strengthen the two nations’ friendship.

Chairwoman Ngan thanked the local authorities for creating optimum conditions for the Vietnamese people to integrate into the Czech society.

She said at her meetings with Czech leaders, the two sides reached a high consensus on the need to intensify the countries’ traditional friendship and multifaceted cooperation.

She voiced her hope that Karlovy Vary leaders will encourage local businesses and people to increase trade, investment, cultural and tourism cooperation with Vietnamese localities. She also asked for further favourable conditions for the Vietnamese community there.

The top legislator also invited the region’s officials to visit and set up cooperative relations with Vietnamese localities which boast tourism advantages like Quang Ninh and Khanh Hoa provinces.

On this occasion, Chairwoman Ngan visited crystal producing company Moser.-VNA