In his remarks, the Venezuelan
diplomat said with the assistance of Vietnamese experts, Venezuela has
developed nearly 40 rice varieties with high yield, adding that Venezuelan
farmers have succeeded in cultivating three crops a year and ensuring food
Apart from partnerships in oil
and gas, the two countries are implementing projects to develop rice
cultivation and aquaculture. Venezuela’s shrimp output during the previous year
surged by 60% as a result of Vietnam’s technical support, he said.
The Venezuelan Government will
actively improve policies on foreign investment attraction, he said while
showing his nation’s desire to expand cooperation projects, especially on the
garment-textile field with Vietnamese investors.
Concerning activities to support
Vietnamese Agent Orange/dioxin victims, the ambassador said the Venezuelan
Embassy in Hanoi will continue accompanying the country in the fight for
justice for the AO victims, as well as in humanitarian activities in support of