2:11:40 PM | 12/2/2012
The People’s Committee of Nghe An province collaborated with the Party Committee for State-owned Enterprise Group and the Vietnam Bank for Investment and Development (BIDV) to host the Lunar New Year 2012 meeting with investors in Vinh City on February 5, 2012,
Special guests included Mr Nguyen Sinh Hung - Chairman of the lawmaking National Assembly, Mr Vuong Dinh Hue - Finance Minister, Dr Tran Dinh Thien - Head of the Vietnam Institute of Economics, Mr Doan Duy Khuong - Vice President of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), Mr Phan Dinh Trac - Secretary of Provincial Party Committee, and Mr Ho Duc Phoc - Chairman of Nghe An People’s Committee. Representatives of more than 400 enterprises and investors in the province were present at the gathering.
This fourth annual investor meeting aimed to review investment activities in the past year and call more investment to the province.
Addressing the conference, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung reasserted what socioeconomic development achievements Nghe An province had attained, and emphasised that the province needed further efforts to create favourable conditions for investors to expand regional cooperation, to accelerate the journey to become a relatively developed province by 2015.
Also at the meeting, Nghe An People's Committee granted investment certificates for three projects with total investment of VND852.485 billion. They were an electronic and telecom plant invested by BSE Group, a plastic product manufacturing plant invested by Tien Phong Plastics Joint Stock Company, and a superfine limestone grinding facility invested by Nghe An Mineral Joint Stock Company. The province also signed cooperation agreements with Thailand-based Royal Food Co., Ltd and BIDV.