Announcement – Meeting with Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Pham Minh Chinh

The French President and the Vietnamese Prime Minister agreed to launch new projects within the framework of the Franco-Vietnamese strategic partnership, especially in the fields of space, aviation, energy transition, health and connectivity. connect.

With the desire to contribute to peace and security in the Indo-Pacific region, respect for international maritime law is an important priority on our multilateral agenda.

The head of state emphasized that France supports Vietnam’s unceasing economic development, in line with the Paris Agreement and biodiversity conservation. This goal cannot be separated from the effective opening of the Vietnamese market according to agreements signed with the European Union.

Given the historic relationship between France and Vietnam, the President of the French Republic called for increased cultural exchanges and travel between our two countries, in order to bring a new ambition to support French language learning and research. assist.

The Prime Minister of Vietnam thanked France for the donation of vaccines through the COVAX mechanism.