Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said yesterday Việt Nam and Malaysia should identify measures to further boost bilateral trade. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất
HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said yesterday Việt Nam and Malaysia should identify measures to further boost bilateral trade.
Receiving visiting Minister for International Trade and Industry, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamad, in Hà Nội, the PM expressed his hope that the two countries would soon complete and implement the Việt Nam-Malaysia Action Programme for 2017-2019.
He appreciated Malaysia’s co-operation projects in Việt Nam, saying they not only benefit enterprises of both sides but also contribute to Việt Nam’s socio-economic development.
The PM assured the visitor that the Vietnamese government would continue with administrative reforms in order to create the best possible conditions for investors, including those from Malaysia.
He said the potential for co-operation between the two countries remains huge.
Minister Mustapa Mohamad agreed that Việt Nam has many opportunities for investment and business, noting that that many joint-ventures between Malaysia and Việt Nam were operating effectively.
He said his delegation has 40 business representatives keen on exploring investment opportunities.
The minister said governmental agencies of both countries should closely monitor bilateral agreements to ensure they are implemented on schedule. — VNS