On September 29, 2014 H. E. Mr. Anar Imanov, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Vietnam held a meeting with H. E. Mr. Nguyen Cam Tu, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of Vietnam. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss issues on the establishment of Azerbaijan – Vietnamese Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Trade, Scientific and Technical cooperation as well as economic cooperation between the two countries.
Mentioning to the historical relation between the two countries Mr. Nguyen Cam Tu, highlighted the role of Azerbaijani specialists in developing oil and gas industry in Vietnam and said that Vietnamese people never forgets the support of Azerbaijani people in their hard times.
After expressing his gratitude for the meeting Mr. Ambassador stressed that the state visit of H. E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Vietnam on May 18-19, 2014 contributed to the cooperation between the countries. Mr. Ambassador said that the “Agreement Between the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Economic, Trade, Scientific and Technical Cooperation” which has been signed in the framework of the state visit, envisages the establishment of Intergovernmental Commission. In this regard Mr. Ambassador asked to get information about the members of the commission from Vietnamese side.
Mr. Nguyen Cam Tu said that the mentioned agreement got into force since September 3, 2014 and after determining the members they will inform Azerbaijani side.
In the meeting there was exchange of ideas about the other issues regarding the cooperation between the two countries in the field of economy.