On April 13th, in the mission and business trip with the leaders of Kien Giang Province about construction project of Phu Quoc administration – economy unit, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a Government delegation visited a number of tourism projects, the leading sectors that have created drastic changes in recent years.
The Prime Minister visited the 5-star hotel, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay of Sun Group, which was built as a simulation architecture of Lamarck university in the Southeast of Phu Quoc Island, according the design of the great architect Bill Bensley.
In his talk with the officers of this Corporation, the Prime Minister appreciated the impressive, sufficient, systematic and responsible contributions of the enterprise to the tourism as well as socio-economic development in Vietnam.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that in order to succeed under resolution 08 of the Central Executive Committee of turning tourism into a spearhead economic sector, 4 main factors must be achieved:
• Unique travel products
• Outstanding brand
• Have a community knowing how to do travel business
• Have convenient mechanisms for tourism development
Kien Giang Province now has had enough 4 factors to attract large corporations to invest in Phu Quoc. This is a valuable experience for other provinces to learn from.
Currently, in the District of Phu Quoc Island, Sun Group Corporation is investing a lot of projects and items such as the Premier Village Phu Quoc Resort, Premier Residences Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Premier Village Emerald Bay, etc. These projects once put into operation will alter tourism in Pearl island, mark Phu Quoc on the world tourism map and solve jobs, raise income for local people.
The Prime Minister also welcomed the will, the effort of Sun Group in investments to build more high-ranking hotels and entertainment areas in Phu Quoc, Da Nang, Hai Phong, Quang Nam and several other localities in recent years, contributing to create a new brand of travelling for the country.
Thanks to this contribution, the number of international tourists to Vietnam last year increased by 20%, which was the highest so far, in the first three months of this year, the total number of international tourists increased by 30%.
Therefore, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc confirmed the Government always creates all favorable conditions for businesses, investors, implementation of business projects in Vietnam, especially in the field of tourism.