Hanoi hopes to intensify comprehensive relations with Germany hinh anh 1At the working session (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA)Hanoi authorities always attach importance to the cooperation with German enterprises in various fields like pollution treatment, clean water supply and infrastructure development, according to a municipal leading official.

At a working session with a delegation of economic officials and parliamentarians of Germany in Hanoi on March 25, Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung briefed his guests on the socio-economic development of the capital. He also pointed to challenges facing the city such as water pollution, air quality, traffic congestion and poor urban rail structure which need cooperation from other countries to address.

In the time to come, Hanoi authorities are ready to facilitate to operation of German companies and hope to continue coordinating with the German embassy in holding German cultural exchange programmes in the city so as to strengthen mutual understanding and cooperation in various fields.

German Deputy Ambassador Wolfgang Maig said German business community is very attentive to the investment and trade environment in Hanoi.

Meanwhile, member of the German parliament Mark Hauptmann said the German side is eager to cooperate with Hanoi, particularly in the fields of health care and provision of waste water treating equipment.-VNA