Kien Giang (VNA) – Phu Quoc island metropolis in
the southern province of Kien Giang and Yeonsu-gu metropolis of the Republic of Korea
(RoK)’s Incheon province signed a improvement cooperation settlement within the
Vietnamese locality on Might 16.
Chairman of the Folks’s Committee
of Phu Quoc metropolis Huynh Quang Hung briefed Korean company on the socioeconomic
scenario of Phu Quoc, dubbed “The Pearl Island.”
With its benefits, Phu Quoc is a
spotlight, serving to spur improvement of the Mekong
Delta area and the nation at massive, he mentioned.
Situated about 45km from Kien Giang’s Ha Tien metropolis,
which is close to financial hubs in Southeast Asia, Phu Quoc would develop into a particular
financial zone, he continued, stressing town’s strengths by way of labour,
service and manufacturing prices.
The island has lured greater than 300 initiatives value
some 17 billion USD thus far, primarily in tourism. It’s deliberate to accommodate 13 main vacationer
websites and plenty of different leisure areas.
It’s anticipated to be a centre for
high-end tourism and companies, and a science-technology centre of the nation
and Southeast Asia, and develop as a particular financial zone,
serving as improvement momentum of Kien Giang and the nation as effectively, he mentioned.
The collaborating Korean corporations shared the view on
the attractiveness of Phu Quoc, and its alternatives and incentives to each
home and overseas traders.
Lee Jae-Ho, Yeonsu-gu’s mayor, expressed his hope for
twinning with Phu Quoc to create commerce alternatives between the 2 sides. His
view was shared by the host official.
The Korean delegation is scheduled to carry a working
session with Solar Group, and expertise Kiss The Stars, a multimedia present hosted at sea close to Phu Quoc on Might 17-18./.