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Society

$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.

Programmers battle it out

Programmers battle it out

16:50 | 25/11/2015

Programming contest on November 26 & 27 to feature 112 teams from seven regional countries.

Rights for transgender people

Rights for transgender people

13:54 | 25/11/2015

National Assembly passes amendments to Civil Law giving rights to transgender people.

$2.13 million for conserving Phong Nha-Ke Bang

$2.13 million for conserving Phong Nha-Ke Bang

15:37 | 24/11/2015

PM approves third phase of German ODA-funded project to protect Quang Binh national park.

PM approves public servant levels

PM approves public servant levels

09:42 | 24/11/2015

State employee numbers for 2016 to fall by 4,139 compared to 2015.

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.

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...