The Vietnamese delegation headed by Deputy General Director Nguyen Ahn Tuan.
A month after the visit of delegates from Mongolia, the Department of Budget and Management’s PS-PhilGEPS and GPPB-TSO, together with the World Bank Group (WBG), welcomed the delegation from Vietnam who visited the country on February to learn about Philippine government procurement processes and reforms. The delegation was headed by Mr. Nguyen Ahn Tuan, Deputy General Director of the Public Procurement Agency (PPA) of their Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
DBM Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno, in his opening remarks, informed the delegation that with an excellent procurement service and process, greater transparency is achieved, expenses are channelled to more productive programs and projects, and delivery of public service is sped up. He further added that it is a privilege for DBM to be able to share the knowledge and practices of our country.