Located in the upper reaches of the Mekong river with a population of 2.1 million and an area of 3,424 km2, An Giang is a mountainous delta province, possessing many resources for the development of agriculture, aqua-culture, industry, trade and tourism. The province has mineral resources, rivers and irrigation channels providing quality drinking water all year round, a convenient road and river transport network, beautiful, historic sites and popular traditional festivals. Of particular significance is the Oc Eo site in the south, the international port of Vinh Xuong (Tan Chau District) and Tinh Bien (tinh Bien District) and other national ports and the 90km with the Cambodian kingdom.
An Giang is thus perfectly located to become the focal point for communication with the Mekong sub region of Viet Nam, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand.
To realize the government's strategy for comprehensive development of the Mekong River Delta, An Giang will develop the economy and society at a fast, efficient and steady pace. By 2010 the average GDP growth rate will increase from 8.5% to 10%. The province will continue to invest in the construction of social welfare infrastructure so that An Giang will be a province with a relatively modern economy people's material and spiritual life will be improved.
The investment and business communication portal is established to provide an overview of the business and investment environment in An Giang as well as its advantages and potential. The portal will provide guidance on administrative procedures for business establishment and registration, tax code registration, seal engraving, investment project appraisal and land and construction permission. The portal will also be further developed to provide other online services such as investment project appraisal and registration, permission licensing, ands the establishment of a electronic room for businesses transactions.
To ensure the portal continues to meets investor and business requirements comments are gladly received