So far, as many as 4,216 firms have applied for “three on site,” “One route, two destinations,” and “three greens” working models with 444,496 workers.

Ninety percent of firms in Binh Duong expected to resume operation in late October (Photo for illustration:

Of them, 2,289 enterprises are in industrial parks (IPs) with 314,354 workers, 69 in industrial clusters with 9,109 workers, and 1,858 outside IPs with 121,033 laborers.

The management board of provincial IPs are stepping up vaccinations for experts and workers. They also established mobile medical stations in IPs to ensure workers’ access to medical services as well as safety in production.

Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Loi also committed all possible support to firms to return to work in safe conditions.

The province has basically contained the COVID-19 pandemic, thus enabling production and business activities to gradually resume. However, many firms are facing such difficulties as a shortage of workers because migrant workers had returned to their home towns during the lock-down period. Rising costs of materials pose another problem.

Source: VNA