Hanoi (VNA) – A scientific workshop on sharing regional integration process experiences of Vietnam and Spain opened in Hanoi on November 19.

The event was jointly held by the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration, the Spain Embassy in Hanoi and the Fundacion Alternativas Institute.

The workshop received more than 20 reports from international experts which focused on regional integration and changes of a country; economic and political impacts of regional integration; and the future global vision, based on comparing the specific situations in Vietnam and Spain, Asia and Europe, and the ASEAN and the European Union.

Delegates discussed in depth the current situation and prospects of economic and investment relations between Vietnam and Spain as well as proposed solutions to expand the two countries’ economic relations.

Director of the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration asserted the event was a good opportunity for specialists and scientist of both countries to learn and exchange issues relating regional integration.

The event also helped to bolster cooperation relations on fields of science research and training between Vietnam and Spain, he added.-VNA