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Vietnamese young business leader visits New Zealand

Nguyen Thanh Vinh visiting a sheep farm (Photo courtesy of AsiaNZ Foundation Online)

As part of the Young Business Leaders’ Initiative run by the AsiaNZ Foundation, Nguyen Thanh Vinh, CEO of Viet Nam textile company GARB, visited New Zealand for 10 days in April to meet with wool industry leaders, clothing importers, textile scientists and government agencies.

The visit provided an opportunity for Vinh to see innovative technologies being used by New Zealand manufacturers in the clothing and textile industries, and to look at opportunities for strengthening business links between Viet Nam and New Zealand.

Read more about Vinh’s visit on the Asia NZ website.

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