Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue (R) and AIA Corporation President Mark Edward Tucker (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue hoped the US’s AIA Corporation will pour more investment in Vietnam’s insurance market while receiving its President and CEO Mark Edward Tucker in Hanoi on August 25.

The Deputy PM said the life-insurance market in Vietnam is potential, expecting the corporation will double its branches in Vietnam by 2020.

He acknowledged the group’s social security activities in the country and was impressed with its growth over the past two decades here.

Tucker was impressed with the country’s socio-economic growth over the past years and highly valued the Government’s efforts in improving the investment and business climate, helping heighten the nation’s competitiveness index.

The group pledged to do long-term business in the country and it will focus on areas of bonds, infrastructure, healthcare and manpower in Vietnam, he noted.-VNA