Mr. Berkvens stressed this during a reception given for him on June 7 at the headquarters of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense by Senior Lieutenant General Le Chiem, member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy-Defense Minister.

At the reception

At the meeting, General Chiem expressed his delight at the effective ship-building cooperation between the General Department of Defense Industry and the Dutch group in the past.

He valued highly the group’s advanced technologies in ship-building which have been transferred to the Vietnamese side.

General Chiem believed that with the Damen Group’s support, the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense will make even more achievements in ship-building to better meet the mission of safeguarding the national maritime sovereignty.

Translated by Mai Huong