US businesses hail Gov’t efforts in improving investment environment

March 10, 2017 | 11:28
The Vietnamese Government has doubled efforts to become one of the top business environments in ASEAN, said PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomes a delegation of the US-ASEAN Business Council led by Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director Michael Michalak at the Government Headquarters in Ha Noi on Thursday. Photo: VGP.

PM Phuc made the statement on Thursday during his reception for a delegation of the US-ASEAN Business Council led by Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director Michael Michalak.

The Government will continue focusing on building an open and transparent legal corridor and creating favorable conditions for businesses as it considers the success of investors as its own success.

He affirmed the Government attaches importance to further strengthening friendly cooperation with the US in a more substantial, comprehensive, stable and long-term manner.

The Government also stands ready to collaborate with the new administration of President Donald Trump to boost the bilateral ties so that the US continues to be a top trade partner of Viet Nam, PM Phuc reiterated.

PM Phuc welcomed the interest of members of the US-ASEAN Business Bouncil in such fields like food safety, information technology, climate change, innovation, business restructuring, renewable energy, agriculture among others.

He took the occasion to call on American businesses to support Viet Nam to successfully host the APEC Year 2017.

The business delegation spoke highly of the Vietnamese Government’s efforts in improving business environment, pledging to further expand investment in Viet Nam.

VGP

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