Truong Dang Vinh Phuc, Director of the Vinh Long Department of Planning and Investment, said the conference will take place on March 27, drawing 750 delegates from ministries, agencies, foreign embassies, international organizations, provinces and cities nationwide as well as domestic and foreign investors.

At the event, the local authority will present certificates of investment registration and memorandums of understanding to 25 projects with a combined capital of VND 12.43 trillion (USD 546.92 million), Phuc said at a press conference on the upcoming event held in Vinh Long on March 12.

Vice Chairman of the Vinh Long province Le Quang Trung speaking at a press conference

The province will sign cooperation documents to carry out a project on coastal sub-regional connectivity between Vinh Long, Ben Tre, Tien Giang and Tra Vinh provinces, thus boosting investment, trade and tourism cooperation in the Mekong Delta.

The local authority will also honor contributions by domestic and foreign organizations, individuals and enterprises to social welfare activities in combination with poverty reduction, contributing to change local face-lift.

There are activities held on the sidelines of the conference such as a trade fair, an exhibition on local agriculture, industry and trade, the inauguration of Vinh Long general hospital and an art performance.

Apart from a stable, transparent business environment, investors will take local advantages and be offered incentives, Vice Chairman of the Vinh Long Province Le Quang Trung said, adding that the province hopes to become a liable, attractive destination of businesses and investors.

In the 2017-2020, Vinh Long is calling non-state budget capital in 67 projects capitalized at VND 27.568 trillion, focusing on industry, industrial complex infrastructure, rural agriculture, culture-tourism, transport infrastructure, urban-housing development, and trade-services.

Source: VNA