Thesigning in Hanoi on August 28 was witnessed by President Truong Tan Sangand his Seychelles counterpart James Alix Michel, who is currently onan official visit to Vietnam.
At their talks heldearlier the same day, the Presidents agreed to direct relevantministries and agencies to take specific measures in investment,tourism, agriculture, seafood, oil and gas and renewable energy to tapthe two countries’ cooperation potentials.
PresidentSang thanked the Seychelles government for recognising Vietnam’s marketeconomic status, describing it as an important contribution to thetraditional friendship, mutual trust and support between the twocountries.
While introducing to his guest Vietnam’sachievements during the renewal process, President Sang affirmed that inits foreign policy of multilateralisation and diversification, Vietnamalways wants to expand cooperation and mutual support for developmentwith African countries, including Seychelles.
He alsocongratulated Seychelles on its socio-economic achievements in recentyears as well as its contributions to peace and stability in theSouthern African Development Community in particular and the continentin general.
President James Alix Michel said he wishesVietnam to continue reaping greater socio-economic developmentachievements to become a wealthy country with higher position and rolein the international arena.
The two sides expressed their pleasure at the encouraging development of their multifaceted cooperation over the past time.
Seychelles has the largest investment, among African countries, in Vietnam.
During their talks, the Presidents discussed regional andinternational issues of common concern, agreeing to continue to exchangeinformation and strengthen collaboration and cooperation at regionaland international forums to contribute to peace, stability, cooperationand development.
The two leaders also agreed to issue aJoint Statement between Vietnam and Seychelles after the SeychellesPresident wraps up his visit.
President James Alix Michel invitedPresident Sang to pay an official visit to Seychelles. President Sangaccepted the invitation with pleasure.-VNA
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