Hong Kong Group invests US$200 million in garment project

(VOV) - The TAL Group from Hong Kong plans to invest US$200 million to produce fabrics, garments and textiles in Vietnam.

This is the second project of its kind in Vietnam.

During a recent working session in Hanoi with Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment (MPI), Cao Viet Sinh, TAL Hong Kong Development  Director Roger Lee said that his group wants to expand its investments in Vietnam with a US$200 million project to manufacture fabrics, garments and textiles.

The products will be produced using modern technologies that do not cause pollution and the company will ensure environment standards, he said

Lee said that the group will also work on the project with representatives from the Vietnam National Garment and Textile Group (Vinatex)  and the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

The MPI is willing to support and create favourable conditions for TAL to expand investment in Vietnam and has assigned the Foreign Investment Agency to contact TAL on supporting the progress of the project, said Deputy Minister Sinh.