Carlotta Colli, Italian Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City, and Binh Duong authorities had a working session on April 20 to discuss measures to boost cooperation between the European country and the southern province.

Apart from business and production projects, Italy want to bolster investment in culture and education, Colli told Tran Van Nam, Chairman of the Binh Duong People’s Committee.

She said she believes that the visit by provincial leaders to Italy in May will attract investment and enhance cooperation between two sides.

For his part, Nam highlighted that the province is currently focusing on selective projects with modern technology and high competitiveness.

He concurred with the Consul General’s proposals to strengthening collaboration in cultural exchange, education and tourism.

He expressed his hope that the Consul General will do her utmost to link Italian businesses with Binh Duong through introducing information and provincial regulations on attracting investment.-VNA