Hanoi is willing to create favorable conditions for businesses from the Netherlands to invest in infrastructure development, clean water supply and wastewater treatment, said a local official. He recognised the ambassador’s important contributions to enhancing the friendship and multifaceted cooperation between the two countries as well as between Dutch localities and Hanoi over the past years. While highlighting bilateral cooperation prospects, Chung said Hanoi prioritises applying technologies from European countries, including the Netherlands, to carry out its development plan through 2020. He took this occasion to invite the Dutch diplomat to attend a conference entitled “Hanoi 2018 – investment cooperation and development” at the National Convention Center on June 17. Ambassador Trooster described Hanoi as one of the most beautiful cities in Asia.