On the morning of August 30th, Chairman of Cần Thơ city People’s Committee Võ Thành Thống, Vice Chairman Trương Quang Hoài Nam and representatives of some relevant departments, sectors worked with Vietnamese extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador in the Republic of France – Mr. Nguyễn Ngọc Sơn on preparations for the 10th cooperative conference among localities of Việt Nam – France.
Through that, the 10th cooperative conference between Vietnamese and French localities is opened in Cần Thơ city from September 14th to 16th, titled “Towards sustainable and effective economic partners”.
Presently, there are 300 stands, 92 delegations, enterprises from localities of the 2 countries in participation, with about 1,000 people.
Organizers have drafted scripts for opening, closing ceremonies, Gala Dinner, 5 workshops such as economic – tourism cooperation; health – education; environment – climate change – fishery and agriculture; urban development; culture-heritage and other activities.
Cần Thơ city also suggested the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to help promoting French localities’ delegations to continue registering for joining and early specifying cooperative contents between the 2 sides.
After listening to reports of the city’s leaders and representatives of units on preparations, Ambassador Nguyễn Ngọc Sơn appreciated efforts of the city and localities in well preparing for the conference./.
Thu Huyền – Ngọc Trung
Translated by Phuơng Đài