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30/09/2017 - 08:42

Hue and Yokohama keep on cooperating to develop in many fields

On September 28, on the occasion of participating in the APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy 2017 Forum, Ms. Fumiko Hayashi, Mayoress of Yokohama city (Japan) and her delegation had a working meeting with the leaders of Thua Thien Hue province.

Mr. Nguyen Van Cao (right) exchanges gifts with Yokohama's mayoress

At the working meeting, Deputy secretary of  Provincial Party Committee  – Chairman of Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Cao thanked for cooperative activities, supports in sharing Japan’s experiences in the construction and management of quality drinking water source in the locality. Chairman of Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Cao hoped that Yokohama city and Japan International Cooperation Agency could continue to make more new stamps in the locality; to introduce and spread Thua Thien Hue’s images connecting with regions in Japan to create conditions for business investors to come to Thua Thien Hue to cooperate and develop in economic and tourism fields.

Chairman of Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Van Cao suggested that in her personal position, the mayoress continue to support Thua Thien Hue to develop sustainable livelihoods, to train workforce, to share experience in management and carry out projects developing Hue as a city of heritages, cultural tourism in Vietnam.

Ms. Fumiko Hayashi hoped that the cooperation between Thua Thien Hue and Yokohama in the coming time will develop sustainably with many practical cooperative activities, not only in drinking water supply and urban development but also in culture and tourism projects; support for youth projects, human resources exchanges in the medical field, health care, etc. Ms. Fumiko Hayashi promised to promote art and culture exchange activities between Vietnam and Japan, to encourage the investment of local prestige enterprises in Thua Thien Hue to effectively manufacture.

Story, photos: Minh Van