Prime Minister receives SK Group’s Chairman

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on the Republic of Korea's SK Group to expand cooperation for boosting its design and production in Vietnam.

At a reception in Hanoi on Wednesday for SK Chairman Chey Tae Won, Mr. Phuc welcomed the Group's 30 million USD non-refundable aid package to establish and develop the National Innovation Center project, which has been approved by the Prime Minister. He said SK's investment activities in Vietnam have been on the right track, especially smart city and electric vehicles projects, contributing to the changes of Vietnamese production. He assured that the government protects the legitimate rights of Vietnamese and foreign private economic groups to do business in Vietnam.

Chairman Chey said his Group will continue coordinating investment in activities that benefit Vietnamese people, contribute to Vietnamese society, and create new values. He added SK wants to participate in developing environmental protection technology in Vietnam, which is in line with Vietnam's sustainable development strategy and plans.

Source: VOV5