PORTAL - On the morning of March 23, at the Administration Center of Binh Duong province, Mr. Nguyen Van Loi - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial Delegation of National Assembly Deputies chaired and worked with Mr. Edward LEWIN - Vice President of LEGO Group.
Also in attendance were Mr. Vo Van Minh - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee (PPC) and leaders of some departments, committees and branches.
At the meeting, on behalf of LEGO Group leaders, Mr. Edward LEWIN thanked the Government of Vietnam and the authorities of Binh Duong province for creating maximum favorable conditions for the Group during the project implementation. In particular, the PPC and other departments and branches have fulfilled their commitment to complete land procedures for the Group to implement the next steps of the project. He hoped that the province would continue to support the completion of the procedures for granting a construction permit because it has not been approved for fire prevention and fighting. In addition, the connection and construction of 110kV power station, deployment of solar power, etc. are also issues LEGO cares about and wishes the province to support to complete as soon as possible. Currently, Lego has set up an office in Binh Duong province to recruit personnel and labor to be ready to go into operation in August 2024.
Overview of the meeting
Welcoming the visit and working of LEGO Group Vice President, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Loi affirmed that provincial leaders are willing to listen, share and support investors to remove difficulties and conduct efficient business activities. The Provincial Party Committee Secretary said that provincial leaders, departments and branches are particularly interested in and making efforts to speed up procedures related to LEGO's project. Up to now, more than 90% of the procedures under the province's jurisdiction have been completed.
Responding specifically to LEGO's recommendations, the PPC Chairman Vo Van Minh said that Binh Duong had completed the procedures for land use rights in March 2023. Regarding the construction permit procedure, after the Ministry of Public Security appraises and approves the fire prevention and fighting, the investor will carry out the procedures for granting a construction permit at the Provincial Industrial Zones Authority. On March 16, 2023, LEGO officially submitted a dossier to the Fire and Rescue Police Department, Ministry of Public Security and is waiting for feedback on the design as well as approval from the Department. The province will continue to send documents to the Ministry of Public Security, coordinate with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to speed up the progress of fire prevention and fighting appraisal and approval, construction of 110kV station, etc.
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Loi said that the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister are very interested in the LEGO project, which is an advantage for Binh Duong and LEGO to implement the project effectively. Thanking the Group for its responsible cooperation, working together to complete the project work, the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee committed that Binh Duong province will make every effort, accompany and support to ensure the progress and believe that the LEGO Group's project will be successfully implemented in Binh Duong.
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Loi presents a souvenir to Mr. Edward LEWIN - Vice President of LEGO Group
Delegates take a souvenir photo
Reported by Phuong Chi- Translated by Thanh tam