The central agencies in general and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in particular have an important contribution in attracting foreign investment and strengthening trade cooperation between Ho Chi Minh City and other countries he said.
Speaking at the meeting, Secretary Le Thanh Hai affirmed that HCMC is the country’s leading locality in organizing exhibitions, training courses in foreign countries, aiming to promote trade, investment, tourism and economic.
Currently, HCMC is so interested in top problems like urban infrastructure, human resources management training, climate change and environmental pollution. Therefore, he hoped chiefs of Vietnam representative agencies in foreign countries will strengthen ties to city's departments, agencies in order to welcome foreign investors and Vietnamese communities abroad into Ho Chi Minh City market.
Ho Chi Minh City will continue implementing the incentive policies for foreign investors into industrial parks, high-tech agricultural zones, he pledges.