Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) and Rheinland-Pflaz Deputy Minister-President Volker Wissing (Source: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Germany, especially Rheinland-Pflaz state, to further boost trade and investment with Vietnam to further lift two-way trade.

During a reception in Hanoi on April 17 for Rheinland-Pflaz Deputy Minister-President and Minister for Economic Affairs, Transportation, Agriculture and Viniculture Volker Wissing, the PM assured the guest that the Vietnamese government always offers all possible support to German localities and firms to do business in the country.

He affirmed that the Vietnamese government supports strengthening ties between Vietnamese and Rheinland-Pflaz corporations and asked for reinforcing people-to-people exchange and tourism cooperation on the back of existing potential and advantages.

The host believed that Rheinland-Pflaz state will play an important role in reinforcing the multifaceted cooperation between the two countries in the time ahead.

Wissing, for his part, said the delegation is accompanied by local corporate representatives to seek cooperation opportunities in economy, culture and education in Vietnam.

The state wants to promote joint work with Vietnamese localities and businesses, including the exchange of traditional goods, he said.

He suggested further stepping up cultural and educational ties with Vietnam and expressed his belief that both sides will reap more successes in the near future.-VNA