Today’s Thanh Nhien News (17 March 2015) reports on the Vietnam PM meets with Australian Governor-General. See below for extracts.

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met with the Governor-General of Australia, Peter Cosgrove, in Sydney on Tuesday during his official visit to the country…

Also on Tuesday, the Vietnamese PM met with the Governor of New South Wales, David Hurley.

The PM underlined New South Wales’ advantage in expanding ties with Vietnamese localities, as there is now a direct air service between Sydney and Ho Chi Minh City. He suggested the state authorities facilitate business cooperation between the two countries and assist Vietnamese firms in seeking investment opportunities and selling commodities in the state, and across the rest of Australia.

Governor Hurley said PM Dung’s visit marked the start of a new period for cooperation between New South Wales and Vietnam. He promised to facilitate connections between the business communities of the state and Vietnam for their mutual benefit.

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  • Photo credit: Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his wife arrive in Sydney, Australia on March 16, 2015. By Vietnam News Agency