Ha Noi Mayor receives EU representatives

16/06/2021

VGP – Chairman of Ha Noi Municipal People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh received Head of the EU Delegation to Viet Nam Giorgio Aliberti, Belgian Ambassador to Viet Nam Paul Jansen, French Ambassador to Viet Nam Nicolas Warnery, and Italian Ambassador to Viet Nam Antonio Alessandro on June 16 in Ha Noi.

Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh (R) and Ambassador of the EU to Viet Nam Giorgio Aliberti, Ha Noi, June 16, 2021

Ambassador Giorgio Aliberti expected that the city’s authorities would facilitate the plan to build EU Management University, a high-quality academy to be joined by nine leading European educational institutes and 20 universities as well as several Vietnamese partners. Its major training coverage includes economics, business governance, and green growth.

This is a well-prepared plan in terms of expertise and finance, helping develop Ha Noi’s manpower and promote its image, said Ambassador Giorgio Aliberti.

The EU side also suggested the city’s specific contact and confirmation of other facilities conditions for the plan.

In reply, Chairman Chu highly appreciated and supported the plan, saying that it’s a feasible project.

The Chairman pledged that the municipal authorities would facilitate the plan in the time to come.

On this occasion, Chairman Chu expected the EU help speed up the COVID-19 vaccine delivery to the city. 

The two sides took the occasion to discuss other fields of cooperation under the EU–Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA)./.

By Vien Nhu