Philippines gov’t eyes more economic zones in rural areas

Philippines gov’t eyes more economic zones in rural areas

President Rodrigo Duterte has directed government agencies to expedite the development of special economic zones in rural areas to spur economic growth outside of Metro Manila.

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Kenya: Construction of Naivasha Special Economic Zone Begins

Kenya: Construction of Naivasha Special Economic Zone Begins

Water PS Joseph Irungu (In Red Tie) being shown the site where drilling of water for the Special Economic Zone in Mai Mahiu Naivasha is ongoing. NAIVASHA, KENYA: The national government has relea......

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Atos Syntel Opens Office at Gangaikondan IT SEZ

Atos Syntel Opens Office at Gangaikondan IT SEZ

Atos Syntel, a global leader in digital transformation, inaugurated its new office at Gangaikondan Information Technology Special Economic Zone here on Monday. Atos Syntel, which has acquired 100......

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Economic Zones Expected to Play Bigger Role in Global BRI Cooperation

Economic Zones Expected to Play Bigger Role in Global BRI Cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali, who is here for the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, at the Great Hall of the People in Be...

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ALI Plans to Develop Country’s First Sino-PHL Industrial Park

ALI Plans to Develop Country’s First Sino-PHL Industrial Park

AYALA LAND, Inc. (ALI) is riding on the influx of Chinese firms coming to the Philippines as it plans to acquire up to 200 hectares of land in Central Luzon for the development of the first Sino-Phili...

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After Nearly Two Decades of Inactivity, Bhairahawa Special Economic Zone Sputter

After Nearly Two Decades of Inactivity, Bhairahawa Special Economic Zone Sputter

After nearly two decades of inactivity since its establishment 18 years ago, the special economic zone in Bhairahawa is witnessing a gradual change in recent times as 10 new industries are preparing t...

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Special Economic Zones Progress & Promotion

Special Economic Zones Progress & Promotion

Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is an enclave in which business, trade and investment laws are different from rest of the country.  SEZs are located within the territorial national borders where inve......

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Qianhai-Shekou FTZ Is China's First to Offer 5G Coverage

Qianhai-Shekou FTZ Is China's First to Offer 5G Coverage

April 25 -- The Qianhai-Shekou Free Trade Zone in China's southern tech hub Shenzhen has become the country's first to be covered by fifth-generation networks. The FTZ has built 111 5G ba......

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BRI Can Help Boost Bangladesh Economic Zones, Support Poverty Reduction Measures

BRI Can Help Boost Bangladesh Economic Zones, Support Poverty Reduction Measures

Though Bangladesh doesn't share a border with China, both countries enjoy deep ties - from economy to defense and people-to-people contact. However, economic relations between the friendly nations......

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Gwadar Free Zone Being Modelled After China’s Shekou Industrial Zone

Gwadar Free Zone Being Modelled After China’s Shekou Industrial Zone

BEIJING: Gwadar Port free zone would be modelled after the Shekou Industrial Zone in Shenzhen, China, comprising a port, an industrial park, and residential and business areas. Once completed, th......

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