City desires to promote cooperation with UK

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong met British Prime Minister's Trade Envoy Edward Vaizey yesterday. 

Meeting between Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong  and British Prime Minister's Trade Envoy Edward Vaizey (Photo:VNA)

Meeting between Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong and British Prime Minister's Trade Envoy Edward Vaizey (Photo:VNA)

At the reception, the city leader highly appreciated the cooperation relations between the United Kingdom (UK) and Ho Chi Minh City in the fields of education, health …affirming that the city authority always create favorable conditions for foreign investors, including the UK firms. 

Currently, urban infrastructure development and trash treatment are hot problems of the city, added Mr. Phong.

Relating to the smart city development program, Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong said that the city approved projects and studied the model in worldwide countries, including in capital of England London.

British Prime Minister's Trade Envoy Edward Vaizey highly appreciated the self-motivated development of Ho Chi Minh City, and desired to promote further the cooperation relations with the locality, including building it to be a smart city.


BY THANH HANG- Translated by Huyen Huong

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