Tien Giang (VNA) – The Republic of Palau and the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang have signed a cooperation agreement on fishing and seafood consumption.
The document was inked on April 3 between Speaker of House of Delegates of Palau Sabino Anastacio and the Thai Hoa Trading Service Seafood Company based in Tan Phuoc district.
During a reception for the Speaker and his entourage, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Le Van Nghia introduced local economic potential and investment opportunities in fishing, seafood processing and export, industrial trees and tourism development.
The Speaker also briefed the hosts on the potential and investment opportunities in his country.
The Republic of Palau has a total area of 458 sq.km and around 21,000 people. It boasts huge potential for forestry, minerals and sea products. Its major exports include dry coconut and tuna.
[MMG Note: To our knowledge, Speaker Anastacio (in his signing capacity) represents neither the Office of the President of the Republic of Palau nor the Ministry of State.]