24/07/2015 15:26 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Hanoi, Lazio boost two-way trade cooperation

Hanoi, July 24 (VNA)- Hanoi is keen to foster trade with Italian enterprises, including businesses from Lazio region, and pledges to facilitate conditions for the businesses to do long-term operation in the city.

Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Ngoc Tuan met with the Italian Ambassador to Vietnam Cecila Piccioni and Vice Chairman of the Lazio region people’s committee Guido Fabiani in Hanoi on July 23.

Tuan thanked the Italian Ambassador for her contributions to the friendship between the two countries in general and Hanoi and Lazio region in particular.

He said he hoped the two localities foster cooperation on technology, green economy, especially sewage and waste treatment and management, the environment and tourism.

Meanwhile, Guido Fabiani expressed his wish for a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on bilateral trade cooperation to be signed in order to accelerate trade relations between the two localities.

Hanoi is currently home to 15 Italian investment projects worth 10 million USD, accounting for 0.03 percent of the city’s total registered foreign direct investment.
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