Chairman of Lam Dong Province Doan Van Viet delivered the opening speech of the workshop. (Photo: Manh Hung/VNA)
On the afternoon of March 26, in Seoul, the Conference on Trade, Investment and Tourism Promotion in Lam Dong Province took place with the participation of hundreds of Korean businesses.
The seminar was co-organized by the People's Committee of Lam Dong Province, the Vietnamese Embassy in Korea, the Korea Business Information Television Channel, and the Korean Small and Medium Business Association.
Speaking at the opening of the workshop, Mr. Doan Van Viet, Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee introduced the main features of Lam Dong to Korean investors and entrepreneurs.
He highlighted the favorable conditions for the province's socio-economic development, such as mild climate, cool year-round, road and air traffic system, connecting with major economic centers of Vietnam.
According to Mr. Doan Van Viet, Lam Dong has many favorable conditions for socio-economic development towards a diversified and sustainable way, especially high-tech agriculture development and tourism with many products. Special tourism products such as eco-tourism, relaxation, adventure tourism, farming tourism...
Mr. Doan Van Viet shared with his Korean friends: "Dalat is now a cultural and political center of the province which has become one of the major tourist centers of the country and is an ideal destination for domestic and international tourists. ”
With these advantages, Mr. Doan Van Viet has suggested ways that Korean investors can choose as direct investment in provincial projects calling for investment or association with Vietnamese enterprises invest in expanding production and business facilities in Lam Dong province.
The leaders of Lam Dong province took photo with delegates, the Vietnamese Ambassador to Korea. (Photo: Manh Hung/VNA)
He said that this was a good opportunity to introduce tourism businesses between Korea and enterprises in Lam Dong to form tours/tours to and from the two countries as well as introduction and consumption connection goods between Korean commercial enterprises and Lam Dong enterprises.
Mr. Doan Van Viet commits that the provincial government will accompany businesses, in order to constantly build a clear, transparent and friendly and sustainable investment environment; ready to support, promptly remove obstacles for businesses, create conditions for business investors and local operations.
Speaking at the seminar, Vietnamese Ambassador to Korea Nguyen Vu Tu said that this was an event held at an appropriate time, when the interest of Korean businesses for Vietnam was rising.
The Ambassador expressed his belief that the Conference will help promote Korean investors' understanding of Lam Dong's economy in the particular and Vietnam in generals.
According to the Ambassador, Vietnam-Korea relations are developing well in all fields, in the context of the two countries celebrating 10 years of establishing the "Vietnam-Korea Strategic Cooperation Partnership" (2009-2019).
Good political relations and intimate people exchange between the two countries are factors contributing to ensuring economic cooperation activities between Vietnam and Korea.
The Korean government is actively implementing the "New South Policy" to strengthen exchanges and cooperation between Korea and ASEAN, in which Vietnam is one of the priority partners.
On this occasion, Lam Dong province and some local businesses also signed a number of cooperation memorandums and directly introduced some products of Lam Dong with Korean partners./.