05:26 (GMT +7) - Sunday 11/12/2016

Society

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.

Parents queue all night for kids vaccine

Parents queue all night for kids vaccine

08:34 | 26/12/2015

Long lines form for Pentaxim vaccine but many go home empty handed after supplies exhausted.

Christmas spirit hits Hanoi

Christmas spirit hits Hanoi

17:15 | 25/12/2015

Many streets around city full of people out to enjoy Christmas Eve on December 24.

Spirit of the season

Spirit of the season

11:54 | 24/12/2015

Christmas in Vietnam is a different to what it might be back home but for many foreigners this makes it special in its own way.

Chemicals present in smuggled cigarettes

Chemicals present in smuggled cigarettes

11:48 | 24/12/2015

Conference hears that many smuggled packs of Jet and Hero cigarettes contain Coumarin, a fragrant organic chemical compound.

Catwalk shines at fashion college's graduate show

Catwalk shines at fashion college's graduate show

10:32 | 23/12/2015

Five graduates of the London College for Design & Fashion showcased their designs at the 2015 graduate fashion show.

Special services spring up for Christmas

Special services spring up for Christmas

14:35 | 21/12/2015

The festive season sees a lot of unique and even weird services becoming available.

Vietnam Youth to Business Forum on way

Vietnam Youth to Business Forum on way

14:32 | 21/12/2015

Forum to be held on January 17 in Hanoi and bring employers and high-quality candidates together.

WB supports dam improvements

WB supports dam improvements

10:12 | 17/12/2015

$415 million credit provided to assist in upgrades to 450 dams around Vietnam.

Hotel de l'Opera Hanoi raising funds for street kids

Hotel de l'Opera Hanoi raising funds for street kids

16:56 | 16/12/2015

Hotel partnering with Blue Dragon Children's Foundation to deliver an emotional and memorable festive season experience.

Counterfeits seized and destroyed

Counterfeits seized and destroyed

17:19 | 15/12/2015

Ministry of Science and Technology disposes of more than 1,000 counterfeit products with the Charles & Keith and Pedro brand names.

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...