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Absence of rains pose threat

Absence of rains pose threat

13:38 | 9/10/2015

Farmers in the Mekong Delta depend heavily on the wet season inundating their fields but this year the rains are late.

Month of UK education and culture on way

Month of UK education and culture on way

10:48 | 8/10/2015

The month features the biggest music festival in Vietnam, the finale of the "UK in my Eyes" competition, the largest UK Education Fair, and a film...

Indonesian fires cast pall over south

Indonesian fires cast pall over south

18:37 | 7/10/2015

HCMC and Mekong Delta covered in thick haze that should dissipate within a few days.

Monsoon Music Festival just around corner

Monsoon Music Festival just around corner

17:34 | 6/10/2015

First notes of long-awaited music festival will ring out on Thursday October 8.

Labor Confederation seeks 14.4% salary increase

Labor Confederation seeks 14.4% salary increase

14:39 | 6/10/2015

Proposal 2% higher than National Wage Council's decision.

Lao Cai opens waste treatment and recycling plant

Lao Cai opens waste treatment and recycling plant

09:55 | 6/10/2015

Mostly funded by ADF loans, the $3.5 million plant is the largest in the northwest and will produce fertilizer for the local agriculture sector.

Women-friendly workplace policies encouraged

Women-friendly workplace policies encouraged

15:03 | 5/10/2015

MoLISA announces changes to working hours for new mothers and calls on enterprises to do more.

Aeon's Green Day in Hanoi

Aeon's Green Day in Hanoi

18:51 | 3/10/2015

First clean-up day of Aeonmall Vietnam held around Hanoi's Hoan Kiem Lake.

Pipeline urgently needed in Hanoi

Pipeline urgently needed in Hanoi

12:46 | 2/10/2015

Hanoi calls for new water pipeline from Da River as existing pipeline has proven to be unreliable.

Citizens given project supervisory rights

Citizens given project supervisory rights

16:08 | 1/10/2015

New Decision gives community investment supervisory boards rights to monitor investment projects.

HCMC to focus on students' health

HCMC to focus on students' health

16:32 | 30/9/2015

City directs schools to monitor health of students.

Sales at Discovery Complex II suspended

Sales at Discovery Complex II suspended

10:00 | 30/9/2015

Investor directs cessation of sales following inspection by Hanoi authorities.

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...