The French official stated he hoped the COVID-19 pandemic will finish quickly in order that the 2 sides can resume cultural and financial exchanges.
For his half, the Vietnamese diplomat expressed gratitude for the love and assist that the individuals and the Choisy-le-Roi metropolis authorities had given Vietnam within the wrestle for independence in addition to the nationwide development and defence.
He stated that Choisy-le-Roi isn’t solely a metropolis that has shut relations with Vietnam but additionally holding reminiscences of the negotiations resulting in the signing of the Paris Settlement which put an finish to the conflict and restore peace in Vietnam.
On the February 17 assembly, the 2 sides mentioned plans to advertise cooperation and preserve friendship on the native degree, in addition to actions to attach Vietnam and France within the close to future, together with a convention aimed toward deepening the cooperation between their localities to be held in Hanoi on the finish of this yr, the participation of Choisy-le-Roi metropolis within the celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Vietnam and France, and the ten years of the strategic partnership between the 2 nations in 2023.
On this event, Mayor Panetta invited the Vietnamese Ambassador to attend a ceremony to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the sisterhood relationship between Choisy-le-Roi metropolis and different cities world wide to be held subsequent yr.