31/03/2016 15:50 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

ASEAN Ambassadors support stronger ties with Russia

Moscow, March 31 (VNA) – ASEAN Ambassadors to Russia gathered at a meeting held in Moscow on March 31 to discuss specific activities to further strengthen ties between ASEAN and Russia.

The event was chaired by Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Nguyen Thanh Son at Hanoi-Moscow Centre for Culture, Trade and Hotels (Incentra).

At the meeting, Ambassador Son suggested that ASEAN member nations jointly organise an ASEAN high-quality product fair this year to mark the 20th anniversary of partnership between the bloc and Russia .

The ASEAN Ambassadors warmly responded to the initiative and contributed ideas on how to realise it.

On the occasion, the Vietnamese ambassador introduced to participants several Vietnam’s investment projects in Russia, including a 120-hectare light industrial zone and the TH True Milk project worth 2.5 billion USD on dairy cow breeding and processing of dairy products.

Representatives from the Incentra’s executive board also gave their guests an overview of the complex, which is considered a symbol of good relationship between Vietnam and Russia. 
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