03.12.2021, 19:10

Webinar held to promote US investment in Binh Duong

Webinar held to promote US investment in Binh Duong

The webinar held on the night of December 2 (Vietnam time).   

NDO – Chairman of the People’s Committee of Binh Duong province Vo Van Minh has affirmed the province’s commitment to support and facilitate foreign investors operating in the province, including US investors.

He made the statement at the US investment promotion webinar, held by the People’s Committee of Binh Duong province and Becamex IDC Corporation, on the night of December 2 (Vietnam time).

Binh Duong is the second largest province in Vietnam for attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) with more than 4,000 projects worth over 37 billion USD, including 128 projects worth over 911 million USD invested by US enterprises.

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Binh Duong province Vo Van Minh confirmed that the province is following the motto of safe adaptation and flexible control over the COVID-19 pandemic to restore and promote socio-economic development. The local authorities are also making every effort to create the most favourable conditions for enterprises to recover production and maintain supply chains, Minh noted.

Over the past years, Binh Duong authorities have always paid attention to supporting the development of enterprises through improving the investment environment, enhancing competitiveness, simplifying administrative procedures, enhancing human resource training and building social housing for workers.

He added that Binh Duong also maintains regular dialogues with the business community to timely adjust policies in accordance with local development and the interests of enterprises operating in the localities.

Senior International Trade Manager at the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Dawn Townsend, highly appreciated the investment environment of Vietnam, saying that Vietnam is an attractive destination to many corporations and companies. She added that Binh Duong is also the leading industrial production centre in Vietnam, giving an ideal opportunity for businesses to learn more about and choose to invest their capital in the future.

Bill Dao, a representative from Becamex IDC Corporation in the North American market, introduced preferential policies for FDI investment in Binh Duong as well as in industrial parks invested by Becamex.

He noted that the province is also the first locality in Vietnam to build a smart city which gives priority to attracting investment from the world's leading potential partners with modern management skills, including US partners, in high-tech and environmentally friendly industries.