(QNO) - Quang Nam Investment Promotion Conference 2017 was jointly organized in Tam Ky city on 26 March by the Quang Nam provincial People’s Committee (QPC) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment. Participants taking part in the event were Prime Minister of Viet Nam Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Secretary of Quang Nam Party Committee Nguyen Ngoc Quang, Chairman of QPC Dinh Van Thu, representatives of Central agencies, cities and provinces of key economic region of Central Vietnam, international organizations, businesses and investors.
Speaking at the conference, Chairman Thu talked about the province’s remarkable achievements over 20 years with an average growth rate of 11% in the period of 1997-2016. The industrial, transport and urban infrastructure was invested and upgraded. The Provincial Competitiveness Index in 2015 and 2016 was of Top 10 provinces and cities nationwide and ranked second in Central and Central Highlands. Quang Nam has Chu Lai and Dien Nam-Dien Ngoc Industrial Zones…
|Investors before the conference.|
According to Chairman Thu, the international and domestic businesses and investors have made great contributions to the province’s fruitful achievements. Hence, business is considered important to develop. The province usually unbinds the businesses’ difficulties, creates the most favourable investment climate for investors, businesses so that this land becomes a good place for international and regional investors.
The conference focused on the introduction of Quang Nam’s investment climate and experience exchange between successful businesses in the province, between them and the new. On this occasion, investment certificates and investment research agreements were offered to 32 projects totaling 15.8 billion USD; 10 credit contracts were signed between investors and Vietcombank with a total capital of VND 26,000 billion.
|The conference scene|
Quang Nam has so far attracted 126 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects of nearly 5.5 billion USD. In 2016, the province granted new investment licenses to 17 FDI projects worth about 122.8 million USD.