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Cablegate: Megaports Proposal Delivered to Vietnam Customs

VZCZCXRO0110
RR RUEHHM
DE RUEHHI #0725 1680948
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 160948Z JUN 08
FM AMEMBASSY HANOI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 8038
INFO RUEHHM/AMCONSUL HO CHI MINH 4871
RHMFISS/DEPT OF ENERGY WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS HANOI 000725

SIPDIS

DOE FOR WINSTON WONSANG

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC ENRG KNNP PARM OTRA VM
SUBJECT: MEGAPORTS PROPOSAL DELIVERED TO VIETNAM CUSTOMS

REF: STATE 63569

On June 16, poloff delivered reftel points proposing a visit by
DOE/NNSA officials to discuss the Megaports Initiative to General
Department of Vietnam Customs (GDC), International Cooperation
Department Deputy Director Pham Thanh Hien. Ms. Hien said she would
report the proposal to the GDC leadership and that a decision about
the visit would require consultation with all relevant GVN agencies.
Hien also confirmed that information about the proposed visit and
the Megaports Initiative would be forwarded to Prime Minister Nguyen
Tan Dung's office this week. Post will follow up with GDC officials
in order obtain a response as soon as possible.

MICHALAK

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