|Thai Products’ Week is underway in the northern port city of Hải Phòng, attracting 50 Vietnamese and Thai exhibitors.— Photo baocongthuong.vn|
HẢI PHÒNG — Thai Products’ Week is underway in the northern port city of Hải Phòng, attracting 50 Vietnamese and Thai exhibitors.
Part of a series of trade and investment promotion events in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Việt Nam and ASEAN members, the week is being organised by the Thai Ministry of Commerce’s Department of International Trade Promotion, the Thai embassy in Hà Nội’s Office of Commercial Affairs and the Việt Nam National Trade Fair and Advertising Company.
About 70 booths are showcasing food, beverages, fruit, household appliances, apparel, jewellery, electronics, health and beauty products, decorations and souvenirs from Thailand.
The event will run until Sunday.
In his speech at the event’s opening ceremony on Thursday, vice chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Lê Văn Thành said local authorities would always create the best conditions for enterprises, including those from Thailand, to do business in the city.
Thailand is among the 10 largest foreign investors in Việt Nam, pouring more than US$8.4 billion into nearly 500 projects. — VNS