On May 29th, 2018, the Steering Committee of the Investment Promotion Conference in Can Tho in 2018 was held a meeting under the chairmanship of Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Can Tho city. The conference is scheduled to be held on August 10th under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister at Muong Thanh Hotel.
At the beginning of the meeting, departments and agencies reported the assigned work progress: implementation of the organizational plan, program development, conference files, guests list, list of projects calling for investment at the conference, preparation of sponsorship dossiers, etc.
The conference will be held with the participation of 500 domestic and foreign delegates: embassies, consul general, international banks, promotion agencies, business associations and international groups. Domestic guests include ministries, provinces, associations and corporations, FDI enterprises in the region, together with the central and local press.
The conference aims to introduce potentials, strengths, investment opportunities, planning, fields, and projects to call for investment and commitments of Can Tho city; key targets and list of projects calling for investment in the period of 2018 – 2020. Consultation experience, development of Can Tho city in the direction of a service center, high-efficiency agriculture, information technology; Sign memorandums of understanding, cooperate with organizations, associations, investors, and enterprises; Grant the Investment policy, Investment registration certificate for investment projects; Display and introduce brand products of Can Tho city.
The conference program is expected to have three sessions: opening, discussion, and closing session, in which the discussion session will focus on three main areas: development on the service center of the Mekong Delta, high-efficiency agriculture, and information technology. Also, it is expected that the construction of some health care and education projects will be groundbreaking on the same day.
At the end of the meeting, Mr. Truong Quang Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee, directed the departments and agencies to complete the content of the conference program, detailed the projects calling for investment, mobilize funding for the conference to be on schedule and successfully.