Participation of Antonio Tajani, to the Forum on Eco innovation, in Hanoi: statement
End production: 13/11/2013 First transmission: 13/11/2013
Antonio Tajani, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, went on a Mission for Growth in South East Asia in November 2013 with a delegation of 100 enterprises and representatives of associations of EU companies.
On 13 November, he was in Hanoi, Vietnam, where he participated in the European Forum on eco innovation. In the margins of the Forum, Antonio Tajani made statements on the results of his mission in Vietnam.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
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||SOUNDBITE by Antonio Tajani, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, (in ITALIAN) saying that Vietnam represents a good opportunity for European companies; they should increase the industrial presence in the agro-food sector, in the cosmetic industry and in tourism; saying that he met with the Prime Minister of Vietnam; he signed two agreements that favour the development of small and medium sized enterprises in the field of tourism; he attended an event dedicated to eco-innovation, a large area of interest to develop the European presence in this country.
||SOUNDBITE by Antonio Tajani (in ENGLISH) saying that he is in Vietnam with a lot of European companies that want to invest in Vietnam because it is an important market; it is possible to increase the number of European companies working in Vietnam and it is also possible to increase the number of joint ventures; saying that he met the Vietnamese Prime Minister as well as other Ministers and he signed two agreements: the first on small and medium sized companies, the second on tourism; the EU wants to increase the number of Vietnamese tourists coming to Europe, for Expo Milano 2015 and for the Euro football championship in France in 2016.
||SOUNDBITE by Antonio Tajani (in FRENCH) saying that he is in Vietnam with European companies; Vietnam offers many opportunities; it is possible to increase the European presence in the agro food sector, the tourism sector, the cosmetic sector, the chemical sector and the machinery sector; saying that he met the Vietnamese Prime Minister as well as other Ministers and he signed two agreements: the first on cooperation between small and medium sized companies, the second in the field of tourism; it is important to increase the number of Vietnamese tourists coming to Europe, for Expo Milano 2015 and for the Euro football championship in France in 2016; these are good opportunities for business.