According toDeputy Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade LeDuong Cam Thuy, the encouraging results were attributed to the city’sdrastic administrative reforms in license granting time and reduction inland leasing fee.
An Investment and Trade PromotionCentre was also set up to provide information and connect theenterprises with the local authorities.
Can Tho cityalso moved to complete its electricity, water supply and transportinfrastructure, develop supporting industries, as well as provide highquality manpower to the FDI projects.
It stepped uptrade promotion activities and strengthened cooperation with otherprovinces in the region and the southern economic hub of Ho Chi MinhCity to lure more investment to the city.
In thelong term, Can Tho city will expand its four economic zones (EZs) andbuild drainage and water treatment systems to stop environmentalpollution in its existing EZs.-VNA