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Economic trade mission to Vietnam
23 Feb 2011

Global Energy will join an economic trade mission to Vietnam, lead by Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation, Mr. Henk Bleker from 26th of March till 2nd of April 2011. HRH Prince Willem Alexander and HRH Princess Máxima will join parts of the program.

Focus of the mission will be on the following sectors:

  • water- and delta technology
  • maritime
  • oil & gas
  • transport and logistics

Managing Director George Etty comments: "This mission provides a unique opportunity to acquire and exchange knowledge and experience with Dutch and Vietnamese companies. Matchmaking and individual interviews with potential Vietnamese counterparts will also be part of the mission."

During the journey also collective activities will take place where the participants are informed about developments in the Vietnamese market. Furthermore, different seminars and (collective) visits to companies and relevant institutions in the focus areas of the program will be held. During official receptions and dinners attended by the whole official delegation creates the opportunity to meet existing and new contacts.

Picture 1: Streetview of Vietnam (Quang Ngai)

Picture 2: Crownprince Willem-Alexander and Princess Máxima, together with Pham Ghia Khiem, vice-prime minister of Vietnam and his wife.