Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a weighty agenda and busy schedule on June 8 (Canada time) during the first day of his visit to Canada and attendance at the Group of Seven (G7) Outreach Summit.
PM Phuc and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation arrived at Quebec’s Jean – Lesage Airport on the morning of June 8 (local time), beginning his attendance at the Group of Seven (G7) Outreach Summit and his visit to Canada from June 8-10 at the invitation of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
PM Phuc attends a smart technology show at Laval International University.
The Vietnamese Government leader introduces Canadian businesses to the dynamic Vietnamese economy’s improved investment and business environment and abundant opportunities for foreign investors while addressing the Vietnam-Canada Business Forum in Quebec.
PM Phuc meets with Premier of Quebec, Philippe Couillard.
PM Phuc and Premier Couillard witness the signing of a joint statement on tertiary education between Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training and Quebec’s Ministry of Education and Higher Education.
PM Phuc meets Governor General of Canada Julie Payette.
The Vietnamese Cabinet leader joins a working lunch hosted by former Canadian PM Jean Chretien with the participation of Governor General of Canada Julie Payette and leaders of prominent groups in banking, aviation, hi-tech agriculture, manufacturing and digital tech from the two countries.
Mr Phuc receives Angel Gurria, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).