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Viet Nam seeks closer ties with EU via Czech

(VGP - 22/3/2012) – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hopes that the Czech Republic would help bring Viet Nam closer to other EU member states while receiving Czech Deputy PM, FM Karel Schwarzenberg.


PM Nguyen Tan Dung and Czech Deputy PM, FM Karel Schwarzenberg, Ha Noi, March 22, 2012 – Photo: VGP/Nhat Bac

PM Dung said that the visit of Mr. Karel Schwarzenberg would cement and deepen the bilateral ties.

Viet Nam hopes to shake hands with the Czech Republic to spur the bilateral ties in all fields, said the Vietnamese Government chief.

He asserted Viet Nam’s support for deepeer linkages between the Czech Republic and other ASEAN member states.

FM Karel Schwarzenberg pointed out that as a valuable asset of the two countries, the  overseas Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic have served as significant friendship bridge to spur the cooperative ties and mutual understanding between the two peoples.

The guest affirmed that the Czech Republic always attaches importance to the relations with Viet Nam, especially in the areas of economics, trade and investment.

A large number of Czech businesses are interested in investment opportunities in Viet Nam, said Deputy PM, FM Karel Schwarzenberg.

The guest leader also highlighted his country’s support for Viet Nam to broaden ties with the EU bloc