A Korean-invested medical equipment factory became operational in the Vietnam – Singapore Industrial Park 2, the southern province of Binh Duong , on July 15.

The plant of the Republic of Korea ’s Sewoon Medical Vina Co. Ltd. has a total investment of more than 148 billion VND (over 7 million USD).

Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Le Thanh Cung said Binh Duong is working to attract more investment into areas using high technologies such as medicine and electronics.

In the first half of 2014, the inflow of foreign direct investment into the province topped 1 billion USD, 400 million USD of which was poured into 83 new projects and the rest was added to 69 existing ones.-VNA