UAE partakes in Vietnam Development Partnership Forum 2015

HANOI, 5th December 2015 (WAM)— Ambassador of the UAE to Vietnam, Khalid Ibrahim Shehail, today participated in the sessions of Vietnam Development Partnership Forum 2015, jointly organised by the Vietnamese Ministry of Planning and Investment and the World Bank with the theme of ‘Establishing new partnerships towards competitive, inclusive and sustainable growth.’ The forum was opened today by Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment, and the World Bank’s Country Director for Vietnam, at Lotte Hotel.

Participants presented papers on Vietnam’s socio-economic plans and global integration from 2016-2020, the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and ways of carrying out future strategies for market economy, infrastructure and human resources development.

Participants include ambassadors and representatives of international organisations.

In the closing statement of the forum, Vietnamese Prime Minister outlined his government’s socio-economic plans and policies for the next five years.

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, ministers, assistant ministers and representatives of the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, European, and ambassadors and representatives of diplomatic missions in Vietnam, attended the forum.