Industrial zones have been left unused for years, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VOV.VN - The first half of the year saw Vietnam attract 335 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects into industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs), with newly registered and added capital reaching US$6 billion, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
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.
The Da Nang Hi-Tech Park and Industrial Zones Authority (DHPIZA) has offered bidding documents for preliminary selection of investors for infrastructure development of three industrial zones in 2020-2023.
VOV.VN - The Hai Ha district People’s Committee in the northern province of Quang Ninh has made efforts to intensify measures in a bid to prevent and control the novel coronavirus spreading in industrial zones and along the nation’s border.
The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) is planning to launch a campaign to put an end to heavy trucks that had been modified to carry excess loads.
Chinese investors are pouring money ino Vietnam as a shelter from the US-China trade war.
VOV.VN -Police in Thanh Hoa arrested three Chinese nationals on June 20 for allegedly stealing cash.
The Prime Minister has recently approved the Target Programme on investing in infrastructure in coastal economic zones; border gate economic, industrial and high-tech areas, industrial clusters and high-tech agricultural areas for the 2016-2020 period.
To better prepare for Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year), the biggest holiday of the year, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and authorities where industrial zones locate have taken several solutions to deal with ATM overload.
The Ho Chi Minh City Export Processing Zones and Industrial Parks Authority (Hepza) hopes to attract new investment worth US$900 million this year.
Ho Chi Minh City is adjusting its industrial development strategy until 2020, including removing zoning plans for delayed industrial parks and downsizing the scale of industrial complexes in a bid to speed up investment projects and lure more investment.
Vietnam’s major cities are gearing up to develop homes for workers, planning to construct small studios of some 25-50sq.m at the price of 150 million (US$6,500) per unit.
Rent-A-Port Green Energy has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop wind and solar driven micro desalination facilities, in a bid to solve the problems of salt water harming rice fields in the Mekong Delta region.
The Prime Minister has given the nod to several revisions to the development planning of industrial zones in Ha Nam province by 2020.
Experts in Vietnam have warned of the risk of lead poisoning in children, including those who live in the city and far from industrial zones.
Disadvantaged workers at industrial zones nationwide are treated to entertainment activities and gifts from their companies and authorities to ease their loneliness when they are not able to reunite with families on the lunar New Year festival (Tet).
The Trade Union of the Ho Chi Minh City Export Processing and Industrial Zones Authority is set to organise various activities to help workers celebrate Tet (Lunar New Year) this month.
The northern province of Thai Nguyen aims to attract at least 10 projects to local industrial zones with total registered capital of US$200 million in 2017.
Industrial zones in Ho Chi Minh City are expected to attract investments worth US$500 million in 2017.