HÀ NỘI — Senior Lieutenant General Nguyễn Tân Cương, Chief of the General Staff of the Việt Nam People’s Army, who is also Deputy Minister of National Defence, received Cuban Minister of Construction Antonio Rena Mesa in Hà Nội on Tuesday. According to the officer, the bilateral defence cooperation has been consolidated and developed, serving as a pillar and a model for collaboration in other spheres. Việt Nam highly valued Cuba’s reputation, experience and strength in construction, he continued, adding that the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence appreciated Cuban experts’ efforts and sense of responsibility for construction projects in Việt Nam. Cương suggested the two sides continue with their coordination and work harder to ensure the progress of ongoing projects, and consider boosting cooperation in the construction sector. For his part, Mesa thanked the Ministry of National Defence for facilitating Cuba’s participation in the projects to which the ministry works as the main investor, and expressed his willingness to engage in other projects of the ministry in the time ahead.
Mar 21 2023