VGP – Deputy PM Hoàng Trung Hải on Wednesday in Hà Nội welcomed Mr. Sushant Rao, Senior Director and Head of Asia at the World Economic Forum (WEF) who is on a working visit to Việt Nam.
The Deputy PM showed his satisfaction at the developments of cooperation between the WEF and Việt Nam, especially both sides’ successful organization of the 19th World Economic Forum on East Asia 2010 in Hồ Chí Minh City.
Deputy PM Hoàng Trung Hải (R) and WEF Senior Director Sushant Rao
He noted that the Vietnamese Government is extremely interested in boosting the linkages with the WEF and appreciates WEF conferences.
He said he hopes that the organization will continue renewing the agendas of its conference for catching up with respective demands of its member states including developing countries like Việt Nam.
For his part, Mr. Sushant Rao lauded the cooperation between the WEF and Việt Nam, particularly the New Vision for Agriculture initiative and the program to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Vietnamese customs services.
The WEF Senor Director also proposed the two sides jointly organize a Vietnamese painting exhibition at WEF Davos./.
By Khánh Phương