Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council - Nguyen Van Duoc hopes that Korean investors will help the province invest in the fields of processing and manufacturing industries.
The discussion also had the participation of Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee; leaders of the Provincial Party Committee Office and Provincial People's Committee Office; leaders of relevant provincial departments and branches; Long An Provincial Business Association; Long An Province Young Entrepreneurs Association; Long An Provincial Tourism Association; Korean Trade and Industry Association in Long An; Typical Korean businesses have been investing in Long An; together with leaders of Korean investors who want to learn, expand markets, connect and cooperate and plan to invest in the province.
Speaking at the discussion, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council - Nguyen Van Duoc emphasized that Long An is very happy to witness two former heads of state in the flesh, they are the two people who have contributed laying the foundation for the "Comprehensive Strategic Partnership" relationship between the two countries.
Continuing the tradition of friendly relations between the two countries and the special friendship Truong Tan Sang - Lee Myung-Bak, Long An province has established friendly relations and signed bilateral cooperation agreements on development. socio-economic situation with 3 localities of Korea: Chung-cheong-nam Province; Jeo-lla-buk province and Yang-San city, in Gyeong-sang-nam province.
To date, Korea is the 2nd largest investor in Long An province in terms of total projects, with 208 projects and ranks 3rd in total registered investment capital, with nearly 1 billion USD. These are very meaningful numbers, contributing to bringing Long An into the top 10 leading provinces/cities in attracting FDI capital in Vietnam and contributing very positively to the province's economic growth, improving improve people's lives.
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Council - Nguyen Van Duoc presented souvenirs to former Politburo member, former President - Truong Tan Sang and Former President of Korea - Lee Myung-Bak
Long An province hopes that Korean investors will help the province invest in areas such as processing and manufacturing industries (electronic component production, precision mechanics, semiconductor industry, agricultural product processing, etc.) clean energy, pharmaceutical industry and medical equipment, biotechnology). In addition, Long An province wishes to cooperate with Korean investors to establish a high-tech labor training center to meet labor requirements and serve the development of the above-mentioned industries.
Former President of South Korea - Lee Myung-Bak shared: "I have built a very good relationship with Mr. Truong Tan Sang and in the coming time will continue to build and enhance the relationship. Korean businesses are in Vietnam means being determined to invest in Vietnam, of course there are businesses that are investigating with a positive attitude. Businesses should consider the future of investing in Long An because there are many great opportunities here. favorable for long-term business investment. I see the attitude and warmth of Mr. Truong Tan Sang, leader of Long An province, and it is a very good attitude. Those are the people responsible for administration in Long An. I feel the improvement of administrative conditions in Long An province and I believe that you are right to invest here. This is a wonderful land and I believe that Korean businesses have opportunities. Investing in Long An is luck."
The participating delegates took souvenir photos at the discussion
Speaking at the seminar, former Politburo member and former President - Truong Tan Sang acknowledged and thanked Mr. Lee Myung-Bak for his affection for Vietnam, including Long An province. These precious feelings have fostered an increasingly close friendship. The current generation wishes to continue cultivating the friendly relationship between the two countries. In that spirit, we believe that Korean investors and organizations will continue to learn and invest in Vietnam, including Long An. Difficulties and obstacles in the investment process will be listened to, promptly resolved, and resolved by leaders, bringing high efficiency. Hopefully, the relationship between the two countries will continue to be promoted, become increasingly stronger, and reach new heights./.
Reported by Thanh My - Hoang Tuan
Translated by NT