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Mekong delta / Bac Lieu


General information
 - Geographic location: The province is bounded by Hậu Giang and KiênGiang to the north; Sóc Trăng to the east; Cà Mau to south west; the sea the south.
 - Area: 2,584.1 km2.
 - Topographic features: BạcLiêu has topographic features of quite flat land. The terrain slightly slopes from north east to south west, from the sea to the mainland.
- Administrative units: Include the city of BạcLiêu and 6 districts: HoàBình; ĐôngHải; GiáRai; HôngDân; Phước Long; VĩnhLợi.
- Population: 858,400 people 
 - Natural resources: Most of the land is stable sediment and suitable for comprehensive agriculture development. Total land for annual cultivation of paddy, vegetables and industrial crops is about 98,295 ha; Land available for forestry, shrimp breeding, and salt production is 125,546 ha. Besides, BạcLiêu has various, abundant sea resources with the coast line of 56km and offshore territory of 40,000 km2. There are 661 species, 319 races, 138 groups of fish and sea species. Many of them are of high value and high exploitation potentiality such as shrimp, red snapper, codfish, butterfish etc.
- Tourism resources: BạcLiêu has strong advance in ecology and sea tourism with distinctive natural landscapes as 300hectares bird garden located in Hiep Thanh commune which is 3km from Bac Lieu city. The bird gardens are habitant for about 6000 individuals in 40 species. There are also two stork gardens in Phuoc Long town and Vinh Phu Tay town and a bird garden in Dong Hai disttrict which is a habitat for a rare bird species. Bac Lieu also owns many historical literal monuments as: VĩnhHưng, NọcNạng ancient tower, President HồChí Minh temple, commemoration house of ex-musician Cao VănLầu, system of temples and pagoda etc.
- Human resources: The labour force is 520,000, in which, number of labourers working in agro – forestry sector is 166,790; in fishery is 92,325; in industry is 30,617; and in trading and services is 53,565.
- Transportation system: Local transportation infrastructures include waterway and roadway. National highway No.1A runs through the province (total length of 68 km in the province) makes it really convenient for transportation and economic development. Besides that provincial road system was upgraded. However, major transportation means in BạcLiêu is waterway with total 324.5km long.
- Power supply system: the system was completed in whole province and 100% housesold was supplied with electricity.
- Water supply system and drainage 100% household was supplied with clean water. The drainage was completed so that it is able to reduce flood when rain seasnon comes.
- Post and telecommunication system: The province has a complete post and communication system. The system allows provincial, national and international communication with various service types such as telephone, telegram, telegraphy, facsimile, email etc. The province has1 central post office, 5 district post offices, 43 local post offices and 39,409 telephone subscribers.
- Industrial zones: Bạc Liêu has five industrial zones which are Tra Kha, Ninh Luoi, Lang Tram, Ho Phong and Ganh Hao.  
Economic status
- Growth rate: the growth rate of Bac Lieu prov. has been just over 11% recently.
- Economic structure
Investment attraction status
1. In the period of 2006-2010, the total domestic and foreign investment capital was 10,363.356 VND and 37.6 million USD respectively.
+ Domestic investment:
Registered capital; 10,253.356 billion VND
Implemented capital:
+ Foreign investment:
Registered capital: 110 billion VND and 37.6 USD
Implemented capital:
2. Invested sectors:
- Investment forcus on developing tourism, education and training, healthcare, sport, traditional culturesl and traditional handicarfts
- Construction, and infrastructure design; seafood, agricultural and forestry produce, salt product, new crops and animals varieties
- New material manufactoring, alternative energy, high-tech products, biotechnology and information technology.
- Applied high-tech methods, modern techniques that do not pollute environment. The province also focuses on developing technology that use high labor consuming.


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