EPZ official urges improvements in workers' quality of life Society

EPZ official urges improvements in workers' quality of life

Private sector investment in social infrastructure is needed to raise the quality of life for workers in export processing zones and industrial parks, Tran Cong Khanh, chief of the secretariat of the Export Processing Zone and Industrial Park Authority.
South’s EPZs, IZs to go hi-tech, green Business

South’s EPZs, IZs to go hi-tech, green

It is critical for EPZs and IZs in Ho Chi Minh City to renovate towards high-technology and green development to help enhance the southern city’s economic growth quality.
IP, EPZ kindergartens to open longer Society

IP, EPZ kindergartens to open longer

The People’s Committee of HCM City has approved a plan from now to 2020 to offer extended kindergarten hours for children of workers at industrial parks and export processing zones who work overtime.
Society

Multi-storey workshop model to be applied in HCM City

Ho Chi Minh City has decided to pilot the multi-storeyed workshop model in local industrial parks (IP), export processing zones (EPZ) and high-tech areas from 2015-18 with a total cost of 600 billion VND (28.2 million USD).
Moc Chau blanketed in white blossoms Travel

Moc Chau blanketed in white blossoms

It is that time of the year again in Moc Chau Plateau, the northwestern province of Son La, where hills and valleys are dyed in plum blossoms’ white.
Multi-storey workshop buildings to go up in HCM City Business

Multi-storey workshop buildings to go up in HCM City

Developers of infrastructure for industrial parks (IP) and export processing zones (EPZ) in HCMC are piloting schemes to construct multi-storey workshop buildings for small and medium manufacturers, according to The Saigon Times Daily.
Business

Localities assist foreign businesses restore production

Ho Chi Minh City has instructed relevant agencies to take prompt measures for the full resumption of operation of foreign businesses, which had have their assets damaged by bad individuals during illegal protests against China’s violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty.
Business

HCM City sees a leap in pledged FDI

Foreign direct investment pledged for Ho Chi Minh City in t he first quarter of the year surged by 109 percent year on year, according to the city's Department of Planning and Investment.
Foreign investment up 109 pct in Ho Chi Minh City Business

Foreign investment up 109 pct in Ho Chi Minh City

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in HCM City in the first quarter of the year rose by 109 percent compared to the same period last year, pointing to a positive trend that indicates investors feel more confident about the economy.
Business

Industrial zones prove their worth

Industrial zones (IZs), export processing zones (EPZs) and economic zones (EZs) have contributed to building modern industrial-urban areas, modernising infrastructure systems, creating jobs, developing a skilled and qualified workforce and providing a facelift to rural areas.