14th meeting of the Ukrainian-Vietnamese Intergovernmental
Commission on trade-economic and scientific-technical cooperation was held on
October 9-10, 2017 in Kyiv, Ukraine.
The Ukrainian delegation was headed by the First Deputy
Minister of Economic Development and Trade Maxym Nefyodov and the Vietnamese delegation was led by the
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong.
At the meeting the parties discussed the ways and mechanisms
to boost bilateral cooperation in different areas.
It was agreed that both Ukraine and Vietnam need to be more
active in using their intergovernmental mechanisms of cooperation development
and in promoting direct business contacts.
They stressed the need to step up the delegation exchanges
and information sharing, and to encourage enterprises to expand export
proposals and participate in investment projects in each country.
On October 11, 2017 in Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and
Industry the Ukraine-Vietnam Business Forum was held and the representatives of
more than 60 Vietnamese and 150 Ukrainian companies attended the event.