Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son (C) visits booths at the Dong Xuan commercial centre (Source: VNA)

Berlin (VNA)
– Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son met with representatives from the Vietnamese community, enterprises, and associations of Vietnam in Berlin on November 2 as part of his working visit to Germany.

Vietnam Ambassador to Germany Doan Xuan Hung briefed the Deputy FM on the business activities of overseas Vietnamese in Dong Xuan commercial centre.

After visiting booths at the centre, Deputy FM Son expressed his pleasure at strong development and effective integration of Vietnamese expats in Germany.

He also appreciated contributions of OVs living and working in Germany to the homeland.

The relations between Vietnam and Germany have been improved gradually, he said, affirming that foreign ministries of Vietnam and Germany are making every effort to further strengthen bilateral cooperation.

Previously, the Vietnamese official held talks with Andreas Michaelis, State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, and visited the Vietnamese Embassy in the European country.-VNA