Industry battles to balance budgets

Industry battles to balance budgets

New COVID-19 infections are hitting densely-populated industrial zones in Vietnam, causing unpredictability for millions of workers and forcing businesses to scramble to offer support.
Foreign company proposes to be allowed to buy social housing units for workers

Foreign company proposes to be allowed to buy social housing units for workers

Hon Hai Technology Group (Foxconn) has proposed the Government to allow enterprises in industrial zones (IZs) to purchase or lease-purchase social housing units for their workers.
Developing industrial infrastructure critical to catching FDI flow: Confab

Developing industrial infrastructure critical to catching FDI flow: Confab

Vietnam needs to focus on developing the infrastructure system of industrial zones (IZs) to draw clean and quality foreign direct investment (FDI) in the context of the global production shift, heard a conference on June 19 in Hanoi.
IZs development needs planning to attract FDI

IZs development needs planning to attract FDI

The development of industrial zones (IZs) needs a comprehensive plan to capture the transition of the foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow spurred by trade wars and the COVID-19 pandemic in which Vietnam has significant opportunities to become the next global factory.
Crunch time for labour-intensive areas

Crunch time for labour-intensive areas

As the country faces an unexpected economic crisis, industrial zones are reeling to protect enterprises vulnerable to diseases, especially those labour-intensive businesses that play an important role in the nation’s exports.
Hai Phong eyes new industrial zones this year

Hai Phong eyes new industrial zones this year

The northern port city of Hai Phong planned to establish a number of new industrial zones (IZs) this year, head of the provincial management board of economic zones Pham Van Moi said.
Industrial zones drive growth in Thai Nguyen province

Industrial zones drive growth in Thai Nguyen province

Recent economic development figures from the northern province of Thai Nguyen attest that developing seamless infrastructure for local industrial zones to attract investment is proving to be an effective approach, helping the province push up socio-economic development.
Technology leading to new eco-industrial concepts

Technology leading to new eco-industrial concepts

Over the last few years, Vietnam has shown it is taking industrial sustainability seriously by implementation of eco-industrial park initiatives. While many challenges remain, innovative technology could be the answer to shaping up a smart and green manufacturing ecosystem.
Can Tho IZs abound with advantages

Can Tho IZs abound with advantages

Lying in the heart of the Mekong Delta, Can Tho city enjoys numerous advantages for development. As businesses in Can Tho’s industrial zones continue to eye stable annual growth alongside active support from provincial leaders and authorised agencies..
Can Tho’s IZs lure $112m investment in 2018

Can Tho’s IZs lure $112m investment in 2018

Industrial zones in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho attracted a total registered investment capital of US$112 million last year, 12 per cent higher than the annual target, according to the municipal Industrial Zones and Processing Zones Management Board.
IZs, EZs attract $8.3 billion in 2018

IZs, EZs attract $8.3 billion in 2018

Industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs) operating in the country lured more than US$8.3 billion in investment in 2018, a report from the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Department of Economic Zone Management revealed.
More FDI to reach southern region

More FDI to reach southern region

FDI capital, along with large-scale projects, is expected to continuously flow into the southern key economic zones till the end of the year.
Soai Rap Petroleum Service Industrial Zone to be revoked

Soai Rap Petroleum Service Industrial Zone to be revoked

PVC will have its Soai Rap Petroleum Service Industrial Zone revoked due to operation inefficiencies and low occupancy rates.
Formosa conspicuously missing from MoNRE investigation plan

Formosa conspicuously missing from MoNRE investigation plan

Formosa Group is surprisingly not on MoNRE’s list of enterprises and industrial zones to be inspected this year.
Hanoi's industrial clusters to see more foreign investment

Hanoi's industrial clusters to see more foreign investment 2

Administrative reforms, improving the business environment, and building policies for industrial clusters are the key solutions.
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