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Dong Nai (VNA) – The southern province of Dong Nai attracted 55 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects and permitted 84 existing projects to add capital in the first nine months of 2017, with a total amount of 955.5 million USD, equivalent to 95.5 percent of the annual target.

According to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment, 339.4 million USD was poured into new projects and the remaining was added to operational projects.

The province is now home to 1,300 valid FDI projects worth 26.27 billion USD by investors from 45 countries and territories. The leading investors were the Republic of Korea, Taiwan (China) and Japan.

In recent years, Dong Nai has given priority to projects using advanced and eco-friendly technologies and fewer workers.-VNA