Binh Thuan calls for investment in tourism, agriculture and energy
The Ke Ga lighthouse in Binh Thuan Province is seen in the background. Binh Thuan Province will hold a conference this Wednesday to call for investors to develop high-end tourism, high-tech agriculture and clean energy projects - PHOTO: VAN NAM
HCMC - Binh Thuan Province will hold a conference this Wednesday to call for investors to develop high-end tourism, high-tech agriculture and clean energy projects.
At the conference, provincial authorities will present investment certificates to 14 projects and sign memorandums of understanding on 20 other projects.
According to a list of priority projects prepared by the Department of Planning and Investment of Binh Thuan, there will be nine tourism, service and infrastructure projects; 31 industrial manufacturing projects; and seven others in the agro-forestry-fishery sector. These projects will be developed between now and 2030.
The tourism sector will have a 310-hectare hot spring resort worth US$50 million, a lake tourist site and an express boat service between Phan Thiet City and Phu Quy Island.
In industry, there will be a number of large projects such as algae and seaweed processing factories, a dragon fruit heat treatment facility, a brewery, a fishing net and equipment factory, a gas-fired power station, and solar power plants.
Binh Thuan is located on the south-central coast with a 192-km coastline, adjacent to the southern key economic zone, and nearly 200 kilometers from HCMC. It is known for beautiful beaches and sand dunes.