Prime Minister attends Tra Vinh province’s investment promotion conference

(VOVWORLD) - Domestic and foreign investors signed memoranda of understanding on 19 investment projects worth over  8.8 billion USD in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh at an investment promotion conference held by the province on Wednesday. 

Prime Minister attends Tra Vinh province’s investment promotion conference - ảnh 1 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits a stall exhibiting clean fruits of Tra Vinh 

Addressing the event, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said Tra Vinh has achieved strong economic development over the past time, especially in calling for investment, which will inspire  high-tech agriculture development. He suggested local authorities enhance coordination with ministries and other localities in the Mekong Delta for stronger growth. 

At the event, the provincial People’s Committee also granted investment certificates for five projects worth nearly 229 million USD.

On Tuesday, attending the 120th anniversary of the establishment of Tra Vinh province, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc  asked Tra Vinh to take advantage of its potential, focus on high-tech agriculture, improve the business environment and regional connectivity, and pay more attention to higher education. He awarded the first-class Labor Order to Tra Vinh province’s people and cadres for their excellent performance in socio-economic development.