2021

China Focus: 40 years on, Xiamen SEZ starts new opening-up chapter

China Focus: 40 years on, Xiamen SEZ starts new opening-up chapter

3 minutos China on Tuesday held a gathering to mark the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Xiamen Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in east China’s Fujian Province. The Xiamen SEZ is among China’s first batch of four special economic zones, serving as a pilot area for the country’s reform and opening-up and promoting cross-Strait cooperation and exchanges. With a spate of new opening-up policies rolled out in recent years, Xiamen, a city facing Taiwan across the Taiwan Strait, is opening a new chapter Continue lendo

The future of SEZs

The future of SEZs

1 minuto There are more than 5,500 free zones around the world and more than 500 zones will be developed over the next 5-10 years. However, the traditional free zone model – a fenced and demarcated area of land in combination with tax or other financial incentives for potential tenants and focused on trade and exports – has lost its value for potential (foreign) investors. This model has been replicated in many countries and increasingly without success and thus with limited results as were Continue lendo

Laos aims to attract 709 firms to SEZs over next five years

Laos aims to attract 709 firms to SEZs over next five years

2 minutos The Lao government will attempt to attract more investors in Special Economic Zones (SEZ) in order to create jobs for local people and generate more revenue for the state budget. The Special Economic Zones Management Committee of the Special Economic Zone Promotion and Management Office under the Ministry of Planning and Investment plans to register 709 companies for operations in SEZs over the next five years.The plan was reported by the office’s acting director-general Sonepasert Dalavong at a recent meeting. It is Continue lendo

FIEMG Regional ZM participa de Encontro Regional de Negócios da ADJFR

FIEMG Regional ZM participa de Encontro Regional de Negócios da ADJFR

2 minutos A FIEMG Regional Zona da Mata participou, no dia 09 de dezembro, do Encontro Regional de Negócios – Perspectivas de Novos Negócios para a Zona da Mata e Campo das Vertentes, realizado pela Agência de Desenvolvimento de Juiz de Fora e Região (ADJFR), no Green Hill Hotéis e Eventos. O diretor da entidade e também presidente do Sinduscon-JF, Aurélio Marangon Sobrinho, esteve presente no evento, reforçando o apoio da FIEMG aos projetos apresentados. O Encontro foi realizado de forma híbrida e teve Continue lendo

ZPE de Pecém articula com empresas locais nas áreas de rochas ornamentais, energia e indústria gráfica.

ZPE de Pecém articula com empresas locais nas áreas de rochas ornamentais, energia e indústria gráfica.

1 minuto A Zona de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE) do Ceará segue o trabalho de atração de investimentos e empresas, focando cada vez mais no mercado local. O presidente da ZPE, Eduardo Neves confirmou que reuniões com representantes de alguns sindicatos empresariais para discutir as condições especiais ofertadas aos negócios que lá se instalarem.  Entre os setores que demonstraram interesse na ZPE estavam o de rochas ornamentais, representado pelo Sindicato da Indústria de Mármores e Granitos (Simagran-CE); o da indústria gráfica, representado pelo Sindicato da Indústria Gráfica (Sindigráfica-CE); o setor Continue lendo