The reception in Bac Ninh province (Source: VNA)

At the reception, the two sides discussed the promotion of commercial investment, research and development of Halal industry (providing standardized products and services for Muslims) and educational cooperation.

Malaysian Ambassador to Vietnam Dato’ Shariffah Norhana Syed Mustaffa pledged to help businesses in the province to join the Halal industry.

The products that meet standards will be granted with Halal certificates in order to penetrate promising markets.

The ambassador spoke highly of the achievements Bac Ninh has recorded in socio-economic development and investment attraction amidst the COVID-19  pandemic, reported VNA.

Giang briefed the guest on Bac Ninh’s socio-economic development over the past time, saying the province now counts nine valid Malaysian projects valued at about 80 million USD.

The two sides shared the views on the good relations between Vietnam and Malaysia across spheres since they established diplomatic ties in 1973.

Apart from the Halal industry, host and guest also looked at cooperation in education during the meeting./.

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