Over 100 businesses based in Canada gathered at a recent seminar in Toronto to inquire into investment promotion in Vietnam ’s northern province of Thai Nguyen.

Speaking at the event, the Secretary of Thai Nguyen provincial Party Committee Pham Xuan Duong stressed that the seminar aimed at introducing the locality’s policy, strengths and orientations in socio-economic development to Canadian businesses.

He also urged the businesses to take the occasion to show off their capacity and areas of their strengths, thus enhancing mutual understanding and trust between foreign investors and state management agencies and businesses in Thai Nguyen.

Chairman of the Thai Nguyen People’s Committee Duong Ngoc Long answered questions by Canadian businesses regarding the province’s policy, procedures and advantages.

On this occasion, representatives of Chien Cong Mineral and Industry JSC of Vietnam and Forrec Company of Canada signed an agreement on consultancy and design for the “Festival Land” project in Nui Coc lake.-VNA