05/05/2016 10:41 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Prime Minister welcomes US businesses

Hanoi, May 5 (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his hope that US companies operating in Vietnam will reap more successes and pledged all possible conditions for foreign investors, including those from the US.

At a reception for a delegation of US investors led by William Weidner, Chairman and CEO of Global Gaming Asset Management and Principal of Weidner Holdings in Hanoi on May 4, the Government leader hailed the performance of US businesses in Vietnam as well as their contributions to the relationship between the two countries.

The PM noted that the Vietnam National Assembly is considering for approval the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, which is expected to boost collaboration between the two countries’ businesses.

Noting with pleasure the fruitful developments of the bilateral ties in various areas, the host said Vietnamese people are delighted to welcome President Barack Obama to the country.

For his part, William Weidner stressed US senators’ support for US enterprises to operate in Vietnam.

Highlighting great opportunities afforded by the TPP deal, the guest said US businesses wish that Vietnam will become the world’s investment attraction gateway.

US firms are keen to build modern facilities and invest in projects in Vietnam, thus contributing to enhancing mutual understanding and friendship between the two countries’ people, he said.