Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Samsung Electronics Mobile Business Co-chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Government Office on May 4.
At reception, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc highly appreciated major projects of the world's leading groups like Samsung in Vietnam with its giant capital, quick and transactional commitments with long- term investment in high technology field.
The PM also expressed his pleasure as the Republic of Korean group became the biggest direct foreign investor in Vietnam with six projects with investment capital of US$ 14, 86 billion, playing an important role in Vietnam’s export and import turnover.
The investment projects of Samsung group in Vietnam have created at least 130, 000 jobs.
The advantageous results have contributed to development of strategic cooperative partnership relations between the two sides. PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc highly appreciated procedures as well as Samsung group’s support for expanding its investment in the fields of electronics mobile, energy, infrastructure, sea ports, science & technology and health.
He affirmed that the Vietnamese Government would create further favorable conditions for Samsung's investment and business activities.
On the same day, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomed a group of U.S. investors leaded by Mr. William Weidner, the Chairman and CEO of Global Gaming Asset Management and Director of Weidner Holdings .
At the meeting, the Vietnamese PM encouraged the U.S. enterprises to seek cooperation and investment opportunities in Vietnam. The PM said that the Vietnam National Assembly is going to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.
Mr. Nguyen Xuan Phuc desired more and more U.S. enterprises will chose Vietnam as a leading investment environment. Vietnamese Government pledged to create more favorable conditions to attract foreign investment, especially the U.S. business.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday received Japanese Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology Hiroshi Hase as he paid a visit and work in Vietnam.