Two more projects with a total registered capital of 70 million USD have been granted investment licenses in northern Bac Ninh province, bringing the locality’s total new ones to 130 so far this year.

Ngo Sy Bich, head of the Bac Ninh Industrial Zones Management Board, said the 40-million USD project invested by Unilever Vietnam International Co. Ltd. specialises in producing family care products such as liquid detergent, home cleansing substances and fabric conditioner.

Meanwhile, Srithai Vietnam Co. Ltd. invests 30 million USD in a project to produce beverages and industrial plastic products. It is expected to be operational in the last quarter of next year, generating jobs for over 150 workers, Bich added.

Santi Visawa Metekul, Director General of Srithai Vietnam, said this is the company’s second plant in Vietnam after the first in southern Binh Duong province.

He spoke highly of support from the authorities and the province’s investment incentives.-VNA