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Chairman of Provincial People’s Committee receives and works with the delegation of Korean business
(BNP) - On September 28th, Mr. Nguyen Tu Quynh, Deputy Secretary of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of Provincial People's Committee (PPC) received and worked with the Korean business delegation led by Mr. Cheong In Cheol, former Personal Assistant of Mr. Lee Myong Park, President of Korean Republic on looking for the investment opportunities in Bac Ninh.
Chairman of Bac Ninh PPC Mr. Nguyen Tu Quynh gave Dong ho folk painting to
Regarding to the progress of building a smart city model, Mr. Cheong In Cheol would like to be the bridge between the big Korean cities, enterprises having experience in building smart city and Bac Ninh for the purpose of giving effective supports to the province to become a smart city of Vietnam and Asia as well in the coming years.
Speaking at the meeting, Chairman of the PPC Mr. Nguyen Tu Quynh welcomed Korean enterprises to visit and look for investment cooperation opportunities in Bac Ninh. After briefing on outstanding achievements in socio-economic development of the province over the past years, the Chairman addressed that despite being the country's smallest locality, Bac Ninh, thank to favorable location, is currently one of the provinces obtaining fast growth rate with many leading indicators of the whole country: the economy ranked 6th; industrial output value ranked 2nd , Per capita income ranked 2ndin the country (after Ho Chi Minh City) and so on.
There are now 09 of 16 industrial parks in the province come into operation attracting more than 1,000 enterprises from 33 countries and territories. Regarding to Korea, there are about 600 enterprises investing in Bac Ninh with a wide range of big ones such as Samsung Electronics, Orion, Daewoo, Flexcom, Intops, Nano Tech, etc. All of them have had fruitful operation and positive contribution to the socio-economic development of the province.
The Chairman of the PPC affirmed, with the motto of "Bac Ninh always accompany the business, the success of enterprises is also the success of the province", the provincial leaders commit to facilitate businesses to invest in long term in Bac Ninh, especially, those have high-tech products with large capital investment. As a result, the province has agreed to proposal that the Vietnam CĐ Group Joint Stock Company in Bac Ninh would be an infrastructure investor with an area of about 250 ha. Therefore, the province welcomes potential domestic and foreign enterprises with high technology for creating a breakthrough in the field of hi-tech industry development in the coming years.
The Chairman would like to thank Mr. Cheong In Cheol for his support to Bac Ninh province to build a smart city model and wished Mr. Cheong In Cheol to be the bridge between the cities and businesses of Korea and Bac Ninh province in the process of implementing the project with the highest effectiveness.
Previously, the delegation visited some typical businesses and historical-cultural relics in the province.