Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) and Director of Harvard Centre for International Development Ricardo Hausmann (Source: nguyenxuanphuc.org)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam strives to be one of the world’s biggest exporters on the back of signed free trade agreements, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Director of Harvard Centre for International Development Ricardo Hausmann during a reception in Hanoi on June 30. 

Professor Hausmann said Vietnam is among a few developing countries which recorded a rapid and impressive export growth, and suggested diversifying exports and increasing products’ added value if the country wants sustainable growth. 

The host hailed Hausmann’s correct and insightful awareness about Vietnam. 

He said the government will adopt the scholar’s proposal to attract more investors and technological advances to Vietnam to achieve the goal.-VNA