In 1996 Pereric Högberg visited Vietnam for the first time and was positively surprised by the country’s diversity and cuisine. Since his frist trip, Pereric Högberg has had a strong desire to go back to Vietnam.
Recently, his dreams became true when he was appointed to be Sweden’s ambassador in Vietnam
On his stroll around the north Vietnamese city he took the time to sit down for an ice tea at a street food bar. (Photo: Tuoi Tre)
Ambassador Högberg has vowed that he will develop a stronger cultural and economic cooperation between Sweden and Vietnam during his term.
Before being appointed ambassador, Pereric Högberg was head of Sweden’s foreign ministry in Africa.