On the afternoon of January 23rd 2019, under the authorization of the Provincial People's Committee, Mr. Duong Nam Khanh- Deputy Director in charge of Khanh Hoa Department of Foreign Affairs had a meeting with the command of the Singapore Navy ship led by Colonel Joseph Neo.
Mr. Duong Nam Khanh - Deputy Director in charge of Khanh Hoa Foreign Affairs Department (on the right) gave souvenir to the delegation of Singapore Naval Command.
At the meeting, Mr. Duong Nam Khanh introduced an overview of the socio-economic situation, the potential of marine economic development and tourism in Khanh Hoa province. At the same time, he expressed his wish that the visit of the delegation will contribute to strengthening the cooperation between the navy in particular and the two countries' military in general.
Colonel Joseph Neo said, this is the second time he came to Khanh Hoa (first time in 2016). During this visit, he clearly felt the strong development of Nha Trang city and believes that next time, Nha Trang city will continue to be an attractive destination for tourists. Earlier in the morning, on the same day, the Singapore Navy's landing ship RSS ENDEAVOUR number 210 consisted of 90 officers and sailors leaded by Colonel Joseph Neo, Lieutenant Colonel Teo Swee Pie as captain landed Cam Ranh International Port, began to visit Khanh Hoa from January 23rd to 27th. In the framework of the visit, the delegation had activities such as: Pay a courtesy visit Khanh Hoa provincial leaders and the Command of Navy Region 4; exchange with young Navy officers of the two countries to exchange experiences in training, sports, culture and cuisine; visit the Training Simulation Center of the Naval Academy; Visit some local attractions and historical sites.