The Southern west Steering Committee Region (SSC) organized a press conference (photo) on October 10 to introduce the Mekong Delta Economic Conference 2014 (MDEC).
Mr.Nguyen Phong Quang, deputy standing board MDEC-Soc Trang 2014 said the 8th MDEC hosted by Soc Trang province has the theme of “Restructure agriculture –Build new rural in the Mekong delta”.
It is aimed to study solutions, policies to build the Mekong delta, experiencing the climate change. Besides, conference will open opportunities to exchange and promote linkable solutions in producing, processing and consuming the agricultural products.
Mr Nguyen Trung Hieu, Chairman of Soc Trang province cum head of organization board MDEC-Soc Trang 2014 said, conference will take place 3 days starting November 5 to 7, launching five main activities.
At opening ceremony, organization board will honor sponsors who have supported social security fund of the Mekong delta in 2014. A trade & investment promotion forum in the Mekong delta will also be taken place during 3 day conference.