Leaders of the northern port city of Hai Phong have pledged to continue ensuring safety to foreign invested enterprises in the locality.

During a meeting with representatives from local firms in Vinh Bao district and the Taiwan Business Association in Hai Phong on June 4, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Van Thanh said the enterprises can put their worries at rest while operating in the city.

He vowed that the city will directly settle all obstacles arising during their operations.

According to Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Duong Anh Dien, the situation in the city has remained stable thanks to joint efforts of the local authorities and residents, as well as the cooperation of foreign investors, including those from Taiwan .

Currently Hai Phong is hosting 111 Taiwanese and Chinese enterprises, he noted, adding that the firms have made great contributions to the development of the city through boosting exports, creating jobs and conducting charitable activities.

Dien suggested that the Taiwan Business Association will further their cooperation with Hai Phong authority, while helping the city attract more investors.

Representatives from the participating firms and the association thanked the city’ leaders for their close support, expressing their desire to expand their operations in the locality.-VNA