The southern province of Long An has launched a number of measures to improve the investment environment and raise the provincial competitiveness index (PCI). By 2020, the province strives to become a modern and sustainable industrial province.
The northern province of Thai Nguyen and the Saeumaul Globalisation Foundation from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Ha Noi on April 24 inked a cooperation deal on agriculture and rural area development.
With its fertile soil and development potential, Tra Vinh Province is expected to become a new centre for trading, aquatic product processing and high-value agriculture of the southern region and the whole country in the near future, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The southern province of Binh Duong on Friday put into operation a wastewater treatment plant in Thuan An Town, the second of its kind in the province.
With a modern transport infrastructure system taking shape, the northern city of Haiphong expects to become a gateway connecting the north of Vietnam to the world and attract an influx of investment that would help realise its vision of becoming a greener port city.
Vietnamse President Tran Dai Quang lauded the work of government agencies and the authorities of Danang to prepare for the APEC Summit 2017 and asked that they ensure a secure and successful event that would show to the world a good image of Vietnam.
The People’s Committee of Mekong delta's Can Tho City held a working session on April 18 with a delegation from Japan’s Transcosmos group on an e-commerce cooperation and investment plan.
HCM City authorities have asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Ministry of Finance to allocate an additional VND48.762 trillion (US$2.14 billion) of official development assistance (ODA) in the next three years, with VND8 trillion ($352.33 million) allocated for this year.
The fall in Hải Dương’s Provincial Competitive Index for the second consecutive year has prompted the northern province to figure out ways to improve its investment and business environment.
The special preferential policies for Vân Đồn Special Economic Zone must make it superior to the country’s existing economic zones and on par with similar models in the region and world over.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc plans to establish 35 industrial clusters in its 11 districts and towns by 2030, whose combined capital requirement will be VND5.9 trillion (US$260 million).