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IZs, EZs attract US$4.3 billion in five months

IZs, EZs attract US$4.3 billion in five months

Industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs) attracted 390 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$4.3 billion in the first five months of this year, according to the latest updates of the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

PM chairs meeting on development of key EZs

PM chairs meeting on development of key EZs

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting of permanent Government members in Hanoi on May 26 to discuss the development of key economic zones (EZs).

Industrial, economic zones attract 8.7 billion USD in FDI in H1

Industrial, economic zones attract 8.7 billion USD in FDI in H1

Vietnam’s industrial and economic zones attracted 340 foreign-invested projects with a total newly-registered capital of 8.7 billion USD in the first six months of 2019, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Economic Zone Management Department.

Gender equality at firms in Tay Ninh province examined

Gender equality at firms in Tay Ninh province examined

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour and the CARE International organisation have surveyed the gender equality situation at businesses in economic zones of Tay Ninh, a province in the southern key economic region.

Quang Ngai real estate has huge potential

Quang Ngai real estate has huge potential

The real estate sector in the central province of Quang Ngai has strong potential to grow, thanks to its geographic attributes but still-low property prices that appeal to investors.

Poor planning hinders central region growth: Deputy PM

Poor planning hinders central region growth: Deputy PM

The Government is concerned about the poor coordination and infrastructure undermining the major development potential of Vietnam’s 11 central localities,Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told 500 business people and officials at the 2nd Central Coastal Economic Forum in Da Nang on September 25

Quang Nam taps potential of coastal economic zones

Quang Nam taps potential of coastal economic zones

VOV.VN - Located in an important position in the central region’s economic hub, Quang Nam has many potentials and advantages in natural and human resources for economic development, especially tourism services.

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

The abolition of people’s councils, permitting casinos to be set up and allowing foreign investors to lease land for 99 years are among the main provisions of a proposed new law to govern the three special administrative-economic zones in Vietnam.

Special economic zones should enjoy special rules: PM

Special economic zones should enjoy special rules: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed in principle that the three special economic zones being planned by the Government to spearhead the country’s economic growth should enjoy special regulations and fewer limitations to woo investments.

CIEM suggests restructuring committee

CIEM suggests restructuring committee

A national steering committee for economic restructuring should be founded to accelerate the efficiency of the economic overhaul process, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) proposed at a workshop held in Hanoi on June 30.

Key traffic routes to be built in central region

Key traffic routes to be built in central region

The central province of Quang Nam will start construction this year of key traffic route projects to connect strategic economic zones, sea and air ports in the central provinces and Central Highlands.

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

The Government has approved a plan to build three special economic zones (SEZs) to spearhead the country’s growth and exploit local advantages to impel growth there.