The southern province of Bac Lieu plans to host three investment promotion conferences, according to the provincial government.
Local and foreign investors will be sought for the province's main projects in agriculture and rural development and urban facilities. Total investment capital is expected to reach VND30 trillion (US$1.43 billion) for the projects.
NHAN DAN (The People)
City invests in waste treatment projects
The HCM City People's Committee has approved five projects on waste treatment, with four of them to be expanded at the Da Phuoc Solid Waste Treatment Complex in Binh Chanh District and the Phuoc Hiep Waste Treatment Complex in Cu Chi District.
The projects will have a capacity of 300 to 500 tonnes of waste and garbage per day.
SAI GON GIAI PHONG (Liberated Sai Gon)
Suppliers, producers to follow VietGap rules
The HCM City's Department of Industry and Trade, in co-operation with the city's Union of Trading Co-operatives (Saigon Co.op), and 16 producers and suppliers involved in agriculture will apply VietGap (Vietnamese Good Agriculture) standards set out by the Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development.
The VietGap products will be delivered and sold in Saigon Co.op supermarket chains. VietGap certificates cover environmental protection, food hygiene and safety, social responsibility and product origin.
LAO DONG (Labour)