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Task forces set up to tackle MERS

Task forces set up to tackle MERS

09:04 | 8/6/2015

Health Ministry instigates training for task forces in north, central, southern, and central highlands regions.

Vietnam revisits two child policy

Vietnam revisits two child policy

16:26 | 6/6/2015

Draft Law on Population to be put before NA meeting.

Decision coming on design of Hanoi urban railway carriages

Decision coming on design of Hanoi urban railway carriages

22:45 | 5/6/2015

Trains used on the Cat Linh - Ha Dong route in Hanoi will be imported from China, with a final decision on the design to come shortly

70 new species found in Vietnam

70 new species found in Vietnam

14:17 | 5/6/2015

World Wide Fund for Nature announces 139 new flora and fauna species found in Greater Mekong Subregion, 70 of which are in Vietnam

Strong winds batter HCMC

Strong winds batter HCMC

14:59 | 4/6/2015

Winds and rain damage houses and flood streets in District 9.

Impounded bikes turning into scrap

Impounded bikes turning into scrap

00:33 | 4/6/2015

Bikes kept out in sun and rain until owners are able to claim them.

Measures adopted to tackle MERS-CoV

Measures adopted to tackle MERS-CoV

16:07 | 3/6/2015

Virus may appear in Vietnam given the high passenger flow between South Korea and the country.

Northern heat wave drags on

Northern heat wave drags on

17:19 | 2/6/2015

Ongoing high temperatures among the most intense ever recorded.

Hanoi short of vaccines

Hanoi short of vaccines

15:52 | 1/6/2015

Following a similar case in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi's supply of vaccines is becoming dangerously low.

HCMC buses to have cameras

HCMC buses to have cameras

17:07 | 29/5/2015

Local transport department directs bus operators to install cameras to curb misbehavior among passengers.

Little reward

Little reward

16:22 | 29/5/2015

Support from authorities is needed to improve the incomes of Vietnamese farmers and expand markets for the consumption of agricultural products.

Cool escape from Hanoi heat

Cool escape from Hanoi heat

16:36 | 28/5/2015

Many taking a dip in Linh Dam Lake and elsewhere during ongoing hot spell.

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...