(MPI) – On February 16th 2017, at the headquarters of the MPI, Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong authorized by the Minister awarded the Medal “For the cause of Vietnamese Planning and Investment” to Mr. Hwang Soon Sung, Economic Counselor of the Korean Embassy in Vietnam to recognize his contributions to the development of this sector.
Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong and Mr. Hwang Soon Sung, Economic Counselor of the Korean Embassy. Photo: Duc Trung (MPI)
Speaking at the meeting, Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong highly appreciated close cooperation and belief between the Governments and people of the two countries. During the venture in Vietnam, Mr. Hwang Soon Sung has contributed to bilateral trade and investment cooperation. Korea is an important partner of Vietnam now. Biggest groups of Korea has invested in Vietnam and increasingly expanded…
On behalf of the MPI, Deputy Minister Nguyen The Phuong awarded the Medal “For the cause of Vietnamese Planning and Investment” to Mr. Hwang Soon Sung to recognize his contributions to the development of this sector. He congratulated and hoped that Mr. Hwang Soon Sung would continue being successful and contributing to the development of Vietnam – Korea relations.
At the meeting, Mr. Hwang Soon Sung expressed his honor to get the Medal and thanked the MPI for the warm feelings and assistances during his tenure in Vietnam. He hoped that Vietnam and Korea would further cooperate and exchange in the coming time.
During his tenure in Vietnam from 2014 to end-February 2017, Mr. Hwang Soon Sung has proactively boosted economic cooperation between the two countries and between Korean agencies in Vietnam and the MPI, including Intergovernmental Committee meeting, Vietnam - Korea financial cooperation and other meetings related to bilateral economic cooperation./.
Ministry of Planning and Investment