The Belgian diplomat noted that Belgium’s cooperation and investment projects in Vietnam focus on tertiary training, green economy and vocational training with a total investment of about EUR 600 million.

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue (R) ​meets Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam Jehanne Roccas 
Along with consolidating and developing traditional collaboration areas, Belgium wishes to beef up investment partnership with Vietnam in the future, she said.

Deputy PM Hue held that EUR 2.2 billion in two-way trade is a modest figure, expressing wish that Belgium will open its door for Vietnam’s farm produce, while supporting Vietnam in accessing advanced technology of Belgium and Europe.

He also stressed hope that Belgium, a founding and prestigious member of the EU, will help speed up the bloc’s signing and approval of a free trade agreement with Vietnam.

Source: VNA