The administration of Ben Tre Province in southern Vietnam on Wednesday broke ground on the Phu Thuan Industrial Park project, the third industrial park in the province, which carries a price tag of almost VND3.5 trillion (US$148.7 million) and will create jobs for a maximum of 30,000 laborers. The industrial park will cover over 231 hectares of land in Phu Thuan and Long Dinh Communes, Binh Dai District, said Bui Van Hiep, director of the Ben Tre Management Board of Civil and Industrial Construction Projects, the investor of the project. Chairman of the Ben Tre People’s Committee Tran Ngoc Tam said the Phu Thuan Industrial Park project is one of the key projects in Ben Tre and is important to boost the province’s socio-economic development. The industrial park will be a suitable destination for investors to develop factories and business activities, Tam said. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!