Berlin (VNA) – Vietnam always attaches importance to and wishes to strengthen the strategic partnership with Germany, its leading partner in the EU in almost all fields.
Ambassador Nguyen Minh Vu (left) and President Franz-Walter Steinmeier (Photo:
The statement was
made by newly-accredited Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Nguyen Minh Vu when he
presented the credentials to Germany President Franz-Walter Steinmeier in the
Bellevue Palace in Berlin on February 8.
He said he would do
his utmost to help bring the bilateral ties to a higher level of development,
serving the interests of the two countries’ people.
Franz-Walter Steinmeier recalled his memories of a visit to Vietnam previously,
saying he was impressed by Vietnam’s socio-economic development and diplomatic
achievements after more than 30 years of renovation.
He expressed his hope
that the new ambassador will make significant contributions to maintaining,
consolidating and developing the strategic partnership between Germany and
Germany, the fourth
largest economy in the world, is home to about 170,000 Vietnamese people.-VNA.