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MTA HANOI2016 Collaborates With KORCHAM

Sự kiện gặp gỡ kết nối của KORCHAM tại triển lãm MTA HANOI2016 - một trong những sự kiện gặp gỡ kết giao lớn nhất của cộng đồng các doanh nghiệp Hàn Quốc tại Việt Nam, đánh dấu cột mốc quan trọng cho sự cam kết lâu dài cùa Hàn Quốc đối với Việt Nam trong những năm sắp đến.

Ho Chi Minh City, 2 February 2016 - In January 2016, at the headquarter of Korea Chamber of Business in Vietnam (KORCHAM), Ms. Jungbae Park, KORCHAM’s Secretary Executive had a meeting with Mr. Jeffrey Au, Senior Project Manager for MTA Exhibition Series, Singapore Exhibition Services, the organizer of MTA HA-NOI2016 who expressed his pleasure that Vietnam - Korean relations has been im-proving, especially after the successful signing of Vietnam for FTA. 

South Korea has surpassed the traditional top foreign investors —Taiwan, Singapore and Japan —to become the top foreign investor in Vietnam. 
MTA HANOI2016 is honored to facilitate the upcoming “KORCHAM Networking Re-ception”.This activity will be integrated into the first exhibition day of MTA HANOI2016 (26 April 2016) at International Exhibition Centre (I.C.E), Hanoi and will be followed by a networking party at the Melia Hotel. 

This event will be one of the biggest networking events for Korean enterprises in Vietnam having the presence of KORCHAM, POSCO, INCHEON BUSINESS AGENCY and many more. The event is expected to welcome more than 250 trade delegates who are the key leaders of the manufacturing industry in Northern Viet-nam.

In the meeting, Ms. Jungbae Park conveyed the message from Mr. Ryu Hang Ha, Chairman, Korea Chamber of Business in Vietnam (KORCHAM): “Vietnam’s sta-ble and high economic growth and its bright economic landscape have encouraged strong Korean investment flows into the country, especially in manufacturing sectors. We have been observing this sector in Vietnam and recognize the MTA series as the most trusted and largest manufacturing trade event in the country. As a supporting organization for Korean enterprises to invest in Vietnam, we strongly believe MTA Hanoi is the correct channel to access the Vietnamese market. We are considering MTA as an important part of KORCHAM’s activities annually”.

According to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, South Korean investors started 583 projects ($2.28 billion) and raised a total capital of $3.94 billion in 257 projects as of 20 October 2015. Among the 41 Vietnamese localities Southern Korean firms have invested in, the northern province of Bac Ninh took the lead with $3.33 billion. The runners up were the southern province of Dong Nai with $401.9 million and Hai Phong city with $305.7 million.

The rise in South Korean investment in Vietnam has been attributable to a $3-billion investment by the Samsung Display Vietnam project, the licensing of the $154-million Heesung Electronics project and the Tra Vinh 1 wind-to-power project. Vietnam’s foreign direct investment jumped 40.8% year-on-year to $19.29 billion in the first ten months of this year. (*)

Mr. Jeffrey Au, Senior Project Manager for MTA Exhibition Series, Singapore Exhibition Services, the organizers of MTA HANOI2016 shares: “I would like to take this chance to thank KORCHAM and Korean enterprises for trusting in us and for their strong presence of Korean exhibitors at the event. Attracting quality buyers and generating valuable networking opportunities for the industry are always our top priorities. This new KORCHAM partnership provides us with the golden opportunity to get closer to Korean enterprises based in Hanoi and encourage them to attend the MTA exhibition, where we trust the technologies and services on offer will be of great use to manufacturers.”

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(*) According to: http://bizlive.vn/biznews/south-korea-pledges-to-pour-622-billion-investment-in-vietnam-in-jan-oct-1428638.html


Additional Information:
• MTA HANOI2016 at a glance:
• Exhibition: MTA HANOI2016 - The 4th International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition & Conference
• Venue: International Centre for Exhibition (I.C.E], Cultural Palace
• Address: 91 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
• Date: 26 - 28 April, 2016 (Tues - Thurs)
• Time: 08:30 –17:00
• Registration: www.mtahanoi.com/pre-reg


About MTA HANOI2016:
As a part of MTA event series, MTA HANOI was first launched in HANOI in 2010 and the show has since grown to become the most comprehensive manufacturing solutions trade event in the Northern of Vietnam. Highlighting the latest technologies, products and solutions in precision engineering, machine tools and metalworking from around the world, MTA HANOI2016 connects the industry with global movers and shakers in manufacturing. MTA HANOI is organised by Singapore Exhibition Ser-vices Pte Ltd and co-organised by VCCI Exhibition Service Co Ltd. For more information about the event, please visit: www.mtahanoi.com

Media contacts 
Joey Tran
Public Relation & Conference Executive
Singapore Exhibition Services, Vietnam Representative Office
Tel: (+84) 8 3930 7618 (Ext: 108)
Email: joeytran@vietallworld.com

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