HCMC and Johannesburg to strengthen co-operation - HCMC and Johannesburg to strengthen co-operation - Website Ho Chi Minh City
On August 19, Chairwoman of HCMC People’s Council Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam received a delegation of Johannesburg City (South Africa) led by Chairwoman Constance Bontle Bapela. Honorary Consul General of South Africa in HCMC Do Thi Kim Lien attended.
At the meeting, both sides announced socio-economic situations as well as activities of both cities. Both sides expressed their hopes to further strengthen co-operation relations, making practical contributions to the good relationship between Vietnam and South Africa. Mrs. Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam highly appreciated the visit of Johannesburg City’s Council, saying that HCMC and Johannesburg have many similarities and can be able to push up co-operation in the coming time.
Talking about co-operation between HCMC and Johannesburg, Mrs. Constance Bontle Bapela said it is not matched with potential of both sides, saying that the visit aims to discuss specific co-operation contents in accordance with co-operation agreement signed by both cities in 2009, contributing to reinforcement of Vietnam-South Africa relations.