Inauguration of the Honorary Consulate Office of the Kingdom of Morocco in Ho Chi Minh City on 13 May 2022

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Ho Chi Minh City, 13 May 2022 - The Ambassador of His Majesty the King of Morocco in Vietnam, H.E. Mr. Jamale Chouaibi proceeded, on 13 May 2022, to the inauguration of the Honorary Consulate of the Kingdom of Morocco in Ho Chi Minh City.

The inauguration of this new consular representation, headed by the Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of Morocco in Ho Chi Minh City, H.E. Mr. DOAN Huu Duc, took place in the presence of Director General of External Relations Department of Ho Chi Minh City, Mr. TRAN Phuoc Anh.

The inauguration ceremony was followed by a reception held in Rex Hotel and attended by the Consular Corps, local Officials and representatives of business community in Ho Chi Minh City.

Speaking on this occasion, Ambassador Jamale Chouaibi underlined that Morocco and Vietnam share a lot of similarities, namely their geostrategic position, their political stability, their dynamic emerging economies and a strong political will to further enhance and expand their bilateral partnership.


He also highlighted the assigned priorities, namely the establishment of joint ventures and the enhancement of cooperation and partnership through exchange of experiences and expertise in each country’s domains of excellence, such as manufacturing, agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture, tourism, and renewable energy.

Ambassador Chouaibi also stressed the need to focus on the organization of Business Fora and the promotion of tourism and cultural exchanges between the two countries with the aim to foster mutual understanding as well as a growth and diversification of bilateral trade.

The opening of the Honorary Consulate of the Kingdom of Morocco in Ho Chi Minh City, a major financial, industrial and economic hub of Vietnam, is a catalyst that will give a new impetus to the development of economic and trade relations between the two countries, given the strategic role that this megapolis plays in the Vietnamese economy, and the high profile of Mr. Doan Huu Duc who enjoys respect and trust within the business community. 

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