13:56 | 23/12/2016 Economy
Since the outset of 2016, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang has attracted 63 domestic and foreign investment projects worth 14.67 trillion VND (678.7 million USD).
An Giang has attracted 63 domestic and foreign investment projects worth US$679 million — Photo www.atpic.angiang.gov.vn
The projects mainly focus on agriculture, real estate, industry, trade-service, sports, healthcare and tourism.
As many as 25 projects are being carried out with a total disbursement capital of 2.14 trillion VND (94.07 million USD) while 12 others worth 739 billion VND (32.48 million USD) have been put into operation.
In 2016, the locality granted new investment license to one foreign-invested project and allowed two others to increase their registered capital by 16 million USD.
By the end of this year, the province is expected to have 37 valid foreign direct investment projects capitalized at 219.75 million USD.
Authorities have set up a department to support and remove any difficulties for businesses.