Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) welcomes Jonathan Choi, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce, and President of Sunwah Group. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception on March 19 in Hanoi for Jonathan Choi, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce, and President of Sunwah Group. Jonathan Choi expressed his delight at Hong Kong firms’ successful business operations in Vietnam, including Sunwah, thanks to the facilitation of the Prime Minister, the Vietnamese Government and relevant agencies, adding that many Chinese enterprises are eyeing investment in Vietnam in terms of start-up, tourism, energy and infrastructure, he added. The Vietnamese government leader voiced his support for activities aimed at stepping up culture and education cooperation between Vietnam and China so as to strengthen people-to-people exchanges. He applauded the chamber for launching numerous activities to connect Chinese and Japanese businesses to jointly invest in Vietnam as well as incentivize Chinese enterprises to help Vietnamese farm produce reach out to the global market. PM Phuc suggested the chamber host more similar activities to advance cooperation between Vietnamese and Chinese companies and encouraged Chinese businesses to invest in transport infrastructure and energy in Vietnam. He affirmed the Vietnamese Government’s readiness to create all possible conditions for foreign investors to do business in Vietnam without causing environmental pollution. He also called for stronger bilateral cooperation in tourism while assuring Vietnam’s target of welcoming 50 million international visitors per year in the not too distant future.