Kien Giang attracts 340 projects in sea, island development

15:23 | 17/07/2014

VGP ? Southern coastal Kien Giang Province has granted investment certificates to 340 projects in coastal areas and islands in 2010-2013.

Phu Quoc Island

These projects, under the Viet Nam Sea Strategy till 2020, cover a total area of 20,200 ha and worth VND166,500 billion.

Phu Quoc Island alone has attracted 112 projects with a total capital investment of VND135,087 billion.

Of the total, 183 projects have come into operation and 18 ones in Phu Quoc Island have been completed to serve for the region’s sea economic development.

These projects mainly focus on agriculture-aquatic processing, mineral exploitation, infrastructure and tourism services, water, electricity and traffic.

By Thuy Dung