17:24 (GMT +7) - Sunday 04/12/2016

Society

Minimum wage to apply from January 1

Minimum wage to apply from January 1

13:25 | 21/11/2015

Decree issued on new minimum, which differs according to region.

International Typographic Exhibition in Vietnam once more

International Typographic Exhibition in Vietnam once more

14:36 | 20/11/2015

Exhibition opens in Hanoi before heading to HCMC.

Internet Day Forum hears Vietnam's history

Internet Day Forum hears Vietnam's history

10:15 | 20/11/2015

Speakers at Hanoi forum, called "Internet of Things", mark 18 years of the internet in Vietnam.

Success in curbing traffic fatalities

Success in curbing traffic fatalities

10:56 | 17/11/2015

Road toll reduced to less than MDG but short of figures in 2012 Party Congress resolution.

Social media abuse unlawful

Social media abuse unlawful

09:03 | 17/11/2015

Range of penalties now apply for any personal insults on social media.

Tonnes of bananas go to waste

Tonnes of bananas go to waste

18:50 | 16/11/2015

Falling domestic and Chinese markets sees farmers land in debt and unsold bananas simply thrown away.

WB support for rural sanitation and water supply

WB support for rural sanitation and water supply

13:07 | 14/11/2015

$200 million credit to assist poorest areas of the country to improve sanitation and water supply.

Changing face of transport in HCMC

Changing face of transport in HCMC

19:40 | 9/11/2015

Exhibition along Nguyen Hue in District 1 displays photos depicting 40 years of transport development in the city.

HCMC beer festival on way

HCMC beer festival on way

18:18 | 7/11/2015

exBEERience Fest Vietnam to be held at SC VivoCity from November 11 to 15.

$23 million HCMC tunnel to ease traffic woes

$23 million HCMC tunnel to ease traffic woes

14:49 | 6/11/2015

Tunnel in District 12 and Hoc Mon district to ease congestion at troublesome An Suong intersection.

No fishing rod required

No fishing rod required

14:32 | 6/11/2015

Many people are taking the chance to catch fish bare-handed at a tourism zone in HCMC.

$50 million road for HCMC

$50 million road for HCMC

18:04 | 5/11/2015

2.7-km stretch to complete Ring Road 2.

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...