12:56 (GMT +7) - Friday 09/12/2016

Society

HCMC enforces parking ban in backpacker area

HCMC enforces parking ban in backpacker area

15:31 | 12/3/2016

Authorities keen to ease traffic congestion caused primarily by large buses picking up or dropping off hotel guests around Pham Ngu Lao area.

Implementation of 2016 minimum salary under review

Implementation of 2016 minimum salary under review

15:40 | 11/3/2016

Inspection of salary increases this year to form part of considerations over further increases in 2017.

Messages placed in time capsule at BUV

Messages placed in time capsule at BUV

18:32 | 10/3/2016

The UK Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Vietnam joins others in writing messages for the future generation in a time capsule at British University...

Da Nang to upgrade roads for APEC 2017

Da Nang to upgrade roads for APEC 2017

18:52 | 9/3/2016

Two main routes to receive facelift as city prepares for regional forum.

"Ring the Bell for Gender Equality"

"Ring the Bell for Gender Equality"

23:16 | 7/3/2016

IFC and 35 stock exchanges worldwide take part in initiative in support of International Women's Day.

Electricity projects kick off in central region

Electricity projects kick off in central region

22:59 | 7/3/2016

Construction of two Finnish-funded projects underway in Gia Lai and Quang Nam.

Vietnam, UK to hold skills training conference

Vietnam, UK to hold skills training conference

16:32 | 4/3/2016

March 7 gathering to discuss cooperation targets to bring more UK educational standards to Vietnam's education sector.

Da Nang introduces complaints website

Da Nang introduces complaints website

13:19 | 22/2/2016

Central city opens website to hear from residents and tourists on different issues.

Vietnam & Australia agree on travel and work visas

Vietnam & Australia agree on travel and work visas

10:55 | 19/2/2016

Limited number of visas permit travel and work in other country for a period of 12 months.

School students in poor health

School students in poor health

10:50 | 19/2/2016

General Department of Preventive Medicine study finds many students suffering from poor health and hygiene.

Pesticide suspected in microcephaly cases imported

Pesticide suspected in microcephaly cases imported

12:31 | 17/2/2016

9,000 kg of pyriproxyfen imported from Brazil, MoH confirms.

Hospital fees to spike dramatically

Hospital fees to spike dramatically

19:07 | 16/2/2016

Health Ministry to increase fees by two- to seven-fold to reduce government subsidies for healthcare.

EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

  • Benefits for both
    Benefits for both

    Mr. Chris Humphrey, Executive Director of the EU-ASEAN Business Council, spoke...

  • Driving force
    Driving force

    The EVFTA will make Vietnam an even more attractive investment environment for...

  • Making the most of the EVFTA
    Making the most of the EVFTA

    Experts and industry insiders share their thoughts with VET on the newly-signed...

Trans-Pacific Partnership

Vietnam - Japan Relations

Human Resources in Vietnam

  • Forever changed
    Forever changed

    The formation of the ASEAN Economic Community later this year will alter the...

  • Hard sell
    Hard sell

    Vietnam's growing retail sector has resulted in a boom in personnel demand,...

  • Comings & goings
    Comings & goings

    The upcoming AEC is more important than many realize as regional labor movement...