The southern province of Dong Nai is working towards a harmonious and stable labour relationship in order to protect the legitimate interests and rights of both employers and employees, and to create a healthy business and investment environment.

According to the provincial People’s Committee, there are more than 18,500 businesses operating in the locality, including 143 State-owned enterprises and 1,046 foreign-invested ones. They are generating jobs for 840,000 workers, including 456,000 working in the FDI sector.

The province contains 36 industrial zones, of which 31 are operational, with 1,227 enterprises and nearly 430,000 workers.

In the 2014-20 period, Dong Nai is expected to remain one of the localities attracting the largest investment and the most enterprises and labourers.

In the time ahead, the province will continue implementing and bettering its labour institutions in line with the 2012 Labour Code, Trade Union Law and other regulations.-VNA