On Mar. 12, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received Belgian Crown Prince Philippe. PM Nguyen Tan Dung affirmed that Vietnam would consistently consolidate the partnership with Belgium in every field.
He said the two Governments should create favourable conditions for enterprises from both sides to meet and learn investment opportunities.
He affirmed Vietnam would effectively use Belgium ’s ODA funding in meeting socio-economic development targets.
The PM was pleased to see the economics and commerce ties between Vietnam and Belgium had witnessed a strong progress with the two-way trade turnover of 1.6 billion USD last year.
On his part, Crown Prince Philippe expressed his wish to boost cooperation with Vietnam on the fields of Belgium ’s strengths, including green technology, renewable energies, and space sciences among others.