Illustrative image (Source: VNA)
Construction began on a garment-textile factory in the Minh Hung – Korea Industrial Zone in Chon Thanh district, the southern province of Binh Phuoc on September 28.

The C&T Vina 2 factory, worth 120 billion VND (5.35 million USD) is built on 6.5 hectares.

The project, implemented by the C&T Vina Company – a subsidiary of the Republic of Korea’s Hansae Garment Group, also includes office buildings and workshops.

The factory, which is expected to create jobs for 500 labourers working, is designed to produce 50,000 tonnes of products a day for export.

In the past nine years of operating in the province, the C&T Vina Company has created jobs for more than 600 labourers with an average monthly income of 4.4 million VND (196.5 USD).

It has also actively participated in welfare activities in Chon Thanh district, contributing to improving the living conditions of local residents.-VNA