15:04 | 27/02/2018 Economy
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh has announced a list of major projects to call for investments in 2018, most of which are in high technology industry, organic agriculture, processing and technical infrastructure.
The projects include those on brackish water shrimp raising, coconut processing, cow breeding and beef processing, shipyard building and mechanic factory construction, and fruit and peanut processing factories.
In tourism, the province is calling for investment in developing a 65ha Ao Ba Om cultural and tourism site, and a 30ha Duyen Hai mineral spring tourist site.
At the same time, Tra Vinh encourages investors to engage in infrastructure projects in An Dinh economic zone, as well as technical infrastructure projects in Co Chien and Dinh An industrial parks, while building a 50ha Tra Vinh city industrial cluster in Sa Binh hamlet, Long Duc commune.
Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Dong Van Lam said that the province will give support policies to the projects, including those in land use, site clearance, infrastructure, administrative procedure, recruitment and labour training, and trade promotion.
Last year, Tra Vinh attracted 49 projects, including five FDI projects worth US$143 million, and 44 domestic-funded projects with total capital of 3,500 billion VND.