Thai Nguyen lures 63 projects in nine months hinh anh 1Inside a FDI business producing spare parts for the high-tech Samsung complex in Thai Nguyen.
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Thai Nguyen (VNA) – The northern province of Thai Nguyen attracted 63 projects in the first nine months of the year, including 53 domestic projects valued at 4.8 trillion VND (211.2 million USD) and 10 foreign direct investment (FDI) ones worth 9.3 million USD.

The province is home to a total 837 projects with total registered capital exceeding 305 trillion VND (13.4 billion USD), including 120 FDI projects valued at 7.2 billion USD.

Thai Nguyen has become popular for both domestic and foreign investors, with FDI enterprises producing spare parts for the high-tech Samsung complex in the locality.

The province granted investment certificates for 15 residential projects in the nine-month period. Large projects include the Green House project, Tan Duc JSC residential area project, Vinaconex 3 residential area project in Pho Yen town and TNG social house project in Thai Nguyen city.

Notable agricultural projects include the Thai Binh Nguyen farm project in Dong Hy district and a pig farm project in Vo Nhai district.

Regarding industry, trade, services and tourism, the province granted business registration certificates to 33 projects, the most remarkable of which are Song Cong wastewater treatment complex in Song Cong city, WOOJINQPD VINA plant in Diem Thuy industrial zone (Phu Binh district) and Golden Tech Vina plant in Song Cong city.

Hoang Thai Cuong, Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment, said that projects which were recently put into operation have made significant contributions to socio-economic development, creating jobs for local labourers and giving a makeover to the province’s urban areas.

The department is working with other departments, branches and localities in building transparent processes for the granting of investment registration certificates, he added.

He also stressed that the province will end inefficient and polluting projects.-VNA