Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday met with Frederic Sanchez, French President of the Vietnamese sub-committee of the French Business Confederation (MEDEF) and 30 French businesses currently on a working visit in Viet Nam.
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Deputy PM Phuc said he considered France as one of Viet Nam's most important economic partners, who enjoyed bilateral trade worth US$2.8 billion in 2011.
Sanchez said Viet Nam, as a destination for investment, was a priority for French businesses, adding that he hoped the government would continue providing preferable policies for French investors. — VNS