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February, 11 2014 09:29:00

Education fund head meets Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets Germany Batschka Fund President Rudolf Walther in Ha Noi yesterday.— VNA/VNS Photo Phuong Hoa

HA NOI (VNS)— Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday expressed his hope for Germany's Batschka Fund's continued support of education in Viet Nam while meeting with its President Rudolf Walther.

Walther, in response, said he appreciated the warm reception extended to his delegation by the Vietnamese Government. He shared with Phuc the fund's future plan to build storm-proof primary and secondary schools in several provinces in the central region.

Walther said the Batschka Fund vowed to continue its sponsorship in building schools and conducting charity work in Viet Nam. — VNS

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