VN heads ASEAN Committee in S Africa
|Vietnamese Ambassador Le Huy Hoang.—VNA/VNS Photo Minh Duc
PRETORIA (VNS) — Vietnamese Ambassador Le Huy Hoang assumed the role as Chair of the ASEAN Committee in South Africa during a recent meeting in Pretoria.
Hoang said that in his six-month term as coordinator of the ASEAN countries in South Africa, the Vietnamese embassy would work with other ASEAN partners to organise activities promoting investment, trade and tourism, and to popularise the image and raise the position in South Africa of ASEAN member nations.
The ASEAN committee will also meet leaders of the Parliament and diplomatic corps in South Africa to exchange information and discuss measures to further ties. — VNS