|President Truong Tan receives Marxist theory scholars Samir Amin and Francois Houtartin Ha Noi ysterday. — VNA/VNS Photo Nguyen Khang
HA NOI (VNS) — President Truong Tan Sang yesterday received Marxist theory scholars Samir Amin and Francois Houtart who are on a visit to Viet Nam for an international seminar on self reliance plans for southern countries in the globalisation process.
At the meeting, the two scholars expressed their admiration for Viet Nam's renewal achievements. They told the President their discussions at the seminar were focused on the impact of the global economic order and for the development and economic sovereignty of southern countries.
President Sang exchanged views with the scholars on development co-operation, especially in the current context of globalisation. He also stressed the need to conduct thorough research and exchange for the common development of each country, region and the world. — VNS