Hanoi leader receives Canada’s Ontario Premier

10:50 | 07/12/2017 Events

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hanoi Nguyen Duc Chung on December 5 received Premier of Canada’s Ontario state Kathleen Wynne.

At the reception, Kathleen Wynne said that Canadian businesses are interested in the Vietnamese and Hanoi markets. She said her visit aims to show Canadian goodwill for cooperation in a hope to deepening the relations between the two sides.

Wynne told her host that Ontario is one of the economic driving forces of Canada with strength in green technology. She affirmed that Ontario is willing to support Hanoi in all areas, especially education and training.

Stressing the need for the governments of both localities to pay more attention to linking businesses of both sides, she suggested that the two localities’ officials hold dialogues regularly.

In turn, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hanoi Nguyen Duc Chung expressed hope that the visit will strengthen bilateral collaboration in education and training, high technology application on administrative reform, health care, human resources, tourism, green technology transfer, and business experience exchange.

The same day, Chung also met with Vice Director of the Lahore National School of Public Policy of Pakistan Mian Muhammad Jamil Ahqi who is leading a Pakistani delegation to Hanoi to learn experience in managing and implementing development policies.

Theo VGP