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Paternity leave extended

Paternity leave extended

08:48 | 29/10/2015

Fathers able to take between 5 and 14 days paternity leave under changes to Law on Social Insurance.

Hanoi grapples with traffic jams

Hanoi grapples with traffic jams

10:07 | 28/10/2015

Meeting hears of efforts made to ease congestion points but more continue to appear.

30% of population to shop online by 2020

30% of population to shop online by 2020

16:56 | 27/10/2015

Ministry of Industry and Trade draft contains targets for e-commerce to 2020.

Hanoi Oktoberfest in full swing

Hanoi Oktoberfest in full swing

10:46 | 24/10/2015

JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi hosting Oktoberfest 2015 from October 22 to 24.

Hundreds of workers sick in Binh Duong

Hundreds of workers sick in Binh Duong

19:47 | 22/10/2015

Victims present signs of food poisoning at local hospitals.

WB: Gender stereotypes hindering women

WB: Gender stereotypes hindering women

18:11 | 20/10/2015

Ms. Victoria Kwakwa, World Bank Country Director for Vietnam, discusses gender issues and their impact on women in Vietnam.

Aeon Mall Long Bien holds fire drill

Aeon Mall Long Bien holds fire drill

22:36 | 17/10/2015

Drill conducted as opening of shopping mall approaches.

Hanoi railway carriage to be displayed

Hanoi railway carriage to be displayed

14:52 | 15/10/2015

Carriage to be available for viewing and comment before going into production.

Cameras to monitor traffic on highways

Cameras to monitor traffic on highways

16:12 | 14/10/2015

Move aims to identify vehicles and impose fines on drivers.

Questions posed after Hanoi fire

Questions posed after Hanoi fire

10:14 | 14/10/2015

Fire in Ha Dong district highlights possible failures in construction safety and the adequacy of firefighting equipment.

Pollution threatening northern provinces

Pollution threatening northern provinces

15:56 | 13/10/2015

Air pollution from China to roll into northern provinces with winter monsoon on horizon.

Red River rising

Red River rising

22:44 | 12/10/2015

Water levels high from flooding in upstream areas in China.

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...