President Tran Dai Quang reiterated Vietnam’s commitment to create optimal conditions for foreign enterprises to do business in the country while receiving Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem – Group Chairman and CEO of the UAE’s DP World, on December 13 in Hanoi.
The Vietnamese State leader applauded the efforts by DP World in marine terminal and services and infrastructure investment, to promote its projects in Vietnam, including major ones on transport and real estate like the Saigon Premier Container Terminal (SPCT) in Ho Chi Minh City and Halong Star Hotel in Quang Ninh province.
|President Tran Dai Quang and Mr. Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem.
Vietnam pursues an unwavering policy of treating both domestic and foreign investors equally, he said, adding that the country's consistent viewpoint is considering foreign investors’ success as its own.
The country will continue fine-tuning legal framework and relevant mechanisms to provide the most favourable environment for investors to contribute to its development, Quang said.
Meanwhile, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem told his host that UAE Government always greatly values the friendship with Vietnam and encourages UAE businesses to invest in the Southeast Asian nation.
After eight years of operating in Vietnam, DP World has realized the country’s sustainable development potential, and that’s why it is expanding investment here, he said. He elaborated that aside from seaport projects, the firm is considering the possibility of pouring money in transport, industrial park and free trade area projects, he said.VNA