The production line of Japanese FAPV Company in Tan Thuan Export Processing Zone. The largest firm in the zone has operated for 20 years with 7,000 workers (Photo: SGGP)

First export processing zone spotlight in HCMC

HCMC is the first locality in Vietnam applying one door mechanism which has reduced time to do administrative procedures of projects in export processing zones (IPZs) and industrial parks (IPs), accounting account for one third of that outside the zones and parks, according to statistics by the Ministry of Justice.