Vice President Truong My Hoa attends global summit of women
The annual summit gathers many outstanding women, including state and government leaders, ministers and leaders of major organisations and businesses in the world.
The Vietnamese delegation also includes leaders of some ministries and services and more than 40 woman entrepreneurs.
Addressing the opening session, Vice President Hoa, who is also co-honorary president of the summit, said that promoting and raising women's role in every area are the matter of interest not only by women but also by the whole mankind.
She stressed that opportunities and challenges in the globalisation process require women to participate in global-scale joint activities.
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She spoke of the great socio-economic achievements made by
Viet Nam's Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs Nguyen Thi Hang, Minister-Chairwoman of the National Committee for Population, Family and Children Nguyen Thi Thu, Deputy Trade Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, and others attended a round-table ministerial talk, which discussed the development of the partnership between the public and private sectors to encourage the advancement of women in economic fields.