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Date 06/06/2022-17:31:00 PM
Deputy Minister Tran Quoc Phuong presents the Achievement Award to USAID Vietnam Mission Director
(MPI) - Deputy Minister Tran Quoc Phuong presents the “Achievement Award for the career of Vietnam’s Planning and Investment” to Ann Marie Yastishock, Mission Director at United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Vietnam for her contributions to the process of building and developing Vietnam’s Planning and Investment sector on June 6.
Deputy Minister Tran Quoc Phuong presents the Achievement Award to USAID Vietnam Mission Director. Photo: MPI

Deputy Minister Phuong expressed his appreciation to Yastishock for her outstanding contributions during her term in Vietnam. He stated that the collaboration between the Ministry of Planning and Investment and USAID makes remarkable strides and contributes to the socio-economic development of Vietnam, especially in innovation promotion and the competitiveness improvement of small and medium enterprises and private sector.

USAID and the MPI signed an amendment to their bilateral partnership agreement on April 2022 to expand USAID’s support to include local capacity development. The two sides’ achievements also open up new opportunities and promote cooperation between USAID and Vietnam in general, and the MPI in particular.

“Achieving such successes is thanks to the efforts and valuable contributions of Yastishock over the past years. Therefore, MPI Minister Nguyen Chi Dung signed a Decision to present the “Achievement Award for the career of Vietnam’s Planning and Investment” to Yastishock”, said the deputy minister.

The deputy minister hopes that Yastishock continue to support Vietnam in her new position in order to promote the two countries’ relations, especially in innovation, digital economy, digital transformation, private sector capacity building, SMEs’ participation in the global value chain, and governance capacity improvement towards green and sustainable growth.

Ann Marie Yastishock, in reply, thanked the deputy minister and the MPI for their welcome and honored to receive the achievement award. The MPI is an important partner of USAID and she lauds on the two sides’ cooperation with specific results, notably in digital transformation for enterprises and local capacity development.

She believes that these results are foundation in the two sides’ relations and the first step for a longer-term cooperation in economics and administration. She pledged utmost to pay attention to and support Vietnam in her new position, contributing to further enhancing Vietnam-USAID cooperation in the future./.

Bao Linh
Ministry of Planning and Investment

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