Duke of York welcomed in Ho Chi Minh City
Secretary of the Party Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thien Nhan on Monday hosted a reception for the Duke of York, Prince Andrew Albert Christian Edward, who is in town on a working visit.
Mr. Nhan urged Prince Andrew to contribute more to the Vietnam-UK relationship. He said he hopes the UK will share its experience and encourage British businesses to invest in HCM City. Andrew said his visit to Vietnam aims to strengthen bonds and expand cooperation. He called 2018 an important milestone in bilateral relations as the two countries are celebrating the 45thanniversary of their diplomatic ties. There is an opportunity, he said, to develop practical cooperative programs in economy and trade.