02:55 (GMT +7) - Wednesday 07/12/2016

Society

$202.5 million to conserve Hung Kings Temple

$202.5 million to conserve Hung Kings Temple

14:51 | 13/1/2016

Project aims to turn the most important national relic site into an attractive tourism destination.

Taxi fares down in HCMC

Taxi fares down in HCMC

14:41 | 13/1/2016

Authorities direct taxi companies to cut fares to reflect falling gasoline prices.

Hanoi to tackle traffic jams

Hanoi to tackle traffic jams

18:15 | 11/1/2016

Ten congestion hotspots targeted as city's traffic infrastructure unable to keep up with number of newly-registered vehicles hitting the streets.

Graduate unemployment heads upwards

Graduate unemployment heads upwards

10:45 | 8/1/2016

As overall unemployment falls the number of university graduates out of work is on the rise.

Relative 3G costs among region's highest

Relative 3G costs among region's highest

16:32 | 7/1/2016

Compared to earnings, the cost of 3G in Vietnam is substantially higher than in Cambodia and Laos.

Old cars brought back to life

Old cars brought back to life

16:09 | 7/1/2016

One village in Vietnam's north specializes in repairing old cars and putting them back on the road or just selling their spare parts.

4,000 bridges for ethnic minority areas

4,000 bridges for ethnic minority areas

14:49 | 6/1/2016

Phase 2 of $337 million construction program to get underway.

Mass fish deaths on Dong Nai River

Mass fish deaths on Dong Nai River

14:16 | 6/1/2016

Polluted water the suspected culprit as aquaculture fishing families wake to tons of dead fish on morning of January 5.

El Nino to hit south

El Nino to hit south

17:05 | 5/1/2016

Prolonged drought to affect water supplies in HCMC and southern region in particular.

People hospitalized after ammonia leak

People hospitalized after ammonia leak

08:59 | 5/1/2016

Truck carrying beer leaks refrigerant in Vinh Long province, with five people hospitalized and many others affected.

Hai Phong workers hit by food poisoning

Hai Phong workers hit by food poisoning

17:15 | 29/12/2015

A thousand workers at Regina Miracle taken to hospital on December 28 after lunch in company canteen.

More Pentaxim vaccine made available

More Pentaxim vaccine made available

14:18 | 26/12/2015

Additional doses now on hand at 17 locations in Hanoi following chaotic scenes overnight on December 24/25.

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...