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Willem-Alexander and Maxima to visit Vietnam

Dutch Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima will make an official visit to Vietnam at the end of March.
At the same time a trade mission will take place to this emerging market that offers opportunities for Dutch companies.

The Dutch royal couple travels together with Secretary of Economic Affairs along with many Dutch entrepreneurs. His colleague Atsma (Infrastructure and Environment), is about cooperation between the two countries in water management and climate.

Prince Willem-Alexander travels along because of his expertise, as water and delta technology is one of the important issues that will be covered.

Vietnam with its long coastline needs to improve many roads, waterways and harbors: a chance for the Dutch civil engineering.

March will be a busy month for the royal couple: Both accompany Queen Beatrix during her state visit to Oman on 6 and 7 March and on 9 and March 10 they go along on a state visit to Qatar and from 28 to 31 March they are in Vietnam.