In the afternoon 8 August, Mr. Nguyen Chien Thang - Member of Yen Bai Provincial Standing Committee, Vice Chairman of Yen Bai provincial People’s Committee (PPC) had a working session with the delegation of Chinese Embassy in Vietnam led by H.E – Counselor Ambassador, Chinese Embassy in Vietnam.
At the meeting, Vice Chairman of the PPC Nguyen Chien Thang thanked to Chinese Embassy in Vietnam for their care to Yen Bai province. He also informed the delegation about the international cooperation situation of the province, especially with Yunnan province, China and the status of importing Yen Bai’s products to China market in the recent time. He expected to continue receiving the support from Chinese Embassy in Vietnam to promote the exchange and cooperation on processing agricultural and forestry products with export standards guarantee; building brands, trademark, introducing images and key products of the province to international consumer markets.
Speaking at the meeting, Counselor Ambassador, Chinese Embassy in Vietnam Yin Hai Hong said that Yunnan province, China has a lot of similarities to Yen Bai province in agricultural and forestry development, poverty reduction. She hoped that, in the coming time, Chinese Embassy in Vietnam will support Yen Bai to boost the cooperation with Yunnan province and several neighboring provinces on organization of seminars, training courses of scientific and technical transfer between the two provinces, to support in varieties and logistics. She also wanted to learn more about the advantages and investment policies of Yen Bai province in order to introduce to Chinese enterprises, contributing to promoting cooperation on exporting Yen Bai’s key agricultural and forestry products.
Vice Chairman of the PPC Nguyen Chien Thang informed the delegation about the international cooperation situation of the province.
Counselor Ambassador Yin Hai Hong highly evaluated Yen Bai’s potentials and strengths. She said that, in the coming time, Chinese Embassy in Vietnam will try to be the bridge to promote cooperation between Yen Bai and Yuxi City, Yunnan province, China so that the City will send a delegation to Yen Bai to exchange the experience. She also encouraged Yunnan province to add Yen Bai to the Kunming – Lao Cai – Hanoi - Haiphong - Quang Ninh economic corridor; to continue learning about the procedure of bringing Yen Bai’s agricultural and forestry products to China market. In addition, the delegation will summarize the ideas and expectation of Yen Bai province to submit to for Chinese Embassy in Vietnam further support.