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

Society

Flashmob highlights sign language

Flashmob highlights sign language

19:46 | 14/12/2015

Event in Hanoi aimed at raising awareness of need for young deaf children to learn sign language.

WB: Housing scarce as urbanization takes hold

WB: Housing scarce as urbanization takes hold

17:48 | 14/12/2015

Population shift towards cities must be met by greater provision of housing, World Bank report notes.

Three accused of credit card fraud

Three accused of credit card fraud

17:04 | 10/12/2015

Two South Korean men and a Vietnamese accomplice accused of using a fake credit card to buy goods in the central highlands city of Da Lat.

Johnson & Johnson and UNICEF team up

Johnson & Johnson and UNICEF team up

17:33 | 9/12/2015

Two sign agreement to improve maternal and neonatal health in four at-risk provinces.

Expat disposable income region's highest

Expat disposable income region's highest

13:37 | 8/12/2015

HSBC surveys also reveal expats in Vietnam save more than elsewhere in region after moving to country.

Unique dorms finding favor

Unique dorms finding favor

11:16 | 8/12/2015

Many foreign backpackers now prefer to experience a stay at dorms with original designs.

Food safety in Hanoi on the improve

Food safety in Hanoi on the improve

14:38 | 5/12/2015

Despite positive changes among individuals and organizations, food safety inspection still faces difficulties.

Ancient Vietnamese drum found in Timor Leste

Ancient Vietnamese drum found in Timor Leste

18:30 | 4/12/2015

Dong Son kettledrum made 2,000 years ago indicates Vietnamese traveled the region in distant past.

$3 billion going overseas for education

$3 billion going overseas for education

16:01 | 2/12/2015

VBF's Education and Training Working Group calls for changes to limits on Vietnamese students at international schools given the amount spent on...

Out of kilter

Out of kilter

08:37 | 28/11/2015

The preference for sons over daughters may see Vietnam's gender imbalance pose huge problems for future generations.

Foreign tourist numbers continue upwards

Foreign tourist numbers continue upwards

17:58 | 26/11/2015

Numbers up in November year-on-year for the fifth consecutive month.

New spending to ease traffic woes in Hanoi

New spending to ease traffic woes in Hanoi

19:55 | 25/11/2015

$92.4 billion to be spent from 2016 to 2020 on new targets.

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...