28 Vietnamese cities and provinces invited French investors to develop 57 projects worth over US $7.1 million in various fields from health care, environment, agriculture and tourism to industrial park infrastructure, seaport and logistics, etc, promising to bring potential cooperation in the future.
"The Vietnam – France Investment and Trade Promotion Seminar" was held on September 15th with the topic " The cooperation in sustainable agriculture and tourism" organised by Can Tho's People's Committee and Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
|Representatives participated in the Seminar
Such seminar attracted the participation of 34 cities, provinces and 50 enterprises across Vietnam along with representatives of 4 France's cities including Brest, Choisy-le-Roi, Rennes, the Urban Community Grand Périgueux and 20 enterprises.
According to VCCI's chapter in Can Tho, as of September 2016, Vietnam drew 469 French projects with a total registered capital of US $3.43 billion. France occupies the 16th out of 166 countries and territories investing in Vietnam. Especially, in the Mekong Delta, France have invested 22 projects worth nearly US $115 million. Van Duc