Long An leads Mekong Delta region in FDI attraction

17:32 | 13/01/2016 Investment

Long An leads the Mekong Delta region in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction with 105 projects licensed in 2015 with a total registered capital of US$904 million.

Long An leads Mekong Delta region in FDI attraction

Among provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta,  Long An granted investment licences to 105 FDI projects with a total registered capital of US$904 million in 2015, an increase of 10 projects and US$533 million in capital, compared to the previous year.


Currently, Long An has 28 industrial zones with a combined area of 10,000 hectares; 16 of the zones are operational with occupancy rates of 50%. 


The province has attracted 680 projects from 34 countries and territories with a total registered capital of US$4.5 billion to date. Of these, 414 projects have come into stable operation. 

 

That was an increase of 10 projects and US$533 million over the previous year. 

 

To attract more FDI, the region needs to take effective measures to improve human resources and infrastructure quality./.

 

Source: VGP

 

 

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