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.
 
A serious case of dengue treated in Children Hospital (Illustrative pPhoto: SGGP)

Dengue breaks out in Dong Nai Province

Since the beginning of the year, the southern province of Dong Nai has recorded 4,057 dengue cases including 3,469 hospitalized cases, a year-on-year rise of 43 percent, and three deaths.
 
Most laborers return to work after Tet

Most laborers return to work after Tet

As of February 6 ( the tenth day of the first lunar month), most of laborers returned to work in their factories in export processing zones and industrial parks  in Ho Chi Minh City after they reunited with their relatives in the Tet holiday.
Quang Ngai province restarts ten year idle steel project

Quang Ngai province restarts ten year idle steel project

The management board of Dung Quat Economic Zone and Industrial Parks in the central province of Quang Ngai yesterday afternoon granted investment certificate to Hoa Phat Group to restart Guang Lian Steel-Dung Quat steel project which has been delayed for ten years at Dung Quat Economic Zone.

Tet tickets & gifts given disadvantaged workers

The Trade Union of the HCMC Export Processing Zones & Industrial Parks held the sentimental ticket program, offering bus tickets to disadvantaged workers and union members to return their hometown in the Tet holiday.
Tet holiday bonus announced nationwide

Tet holiday bonus announced nationwide

As of December 30, 265 enterprises in industrial parks and export processing zones in Ho Chi Minh City announced bonus for laborers in Tet holidays ( the Lunar New Year).

HCMC builds condos for workers, kindergartens in industrial parks

Planning to build condos for workers and preschools in industrial parks in Ho Chi Minh City was discussed in a meeting between Party Secretary Dinh La Thang, Standing Deputy Secretary of the City’s Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang with the Vietnam General Labor Union on October 29.

Current salary meets 75 percent female worker’s demand

Participants said at a meeting held by the Ho Chi Minh City Labor Union  yesterday on its female activities in industrial parks that basic current salary can meeting 75 percent of a female worker’s demand.