A trade centre named after Vietnam’s capital was inaugurated in Ekaterinburg city, Russia, on Nov. 30 by Vietnam’s Pacific company in collaboration with the Taganski Riat Joint Stock Company.

The opening of the Hanoi Trade Centre at Ural region’s busiest business hub is good news for the Vietnamese community, strengthening their confidence in a stable future for their life and business in Ekaterinburg, Pacific Director Le Thanh Do said at the opening ceremony.

Ekaterinburg Mayor Arkadyi Chernestky stressed that the centre would contribute to promoting traditional friendship, economic-trade cooperation for mutual benefits and partnership between Russia and Vietnam.

The Party and State of Vietnam advocates the enhancement of the country’s comprehensive partnership with Russia, Vietnamese acting Consulate General Pham Van Thao said, adding that the establishment of the Hanoi Trade Centre in Ekaterinburg is a practical move in implementing the policy./.