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Vietnam Today

NA Chairwoman vows to speed up legislature's renewal

NA Chairwoman vows to speed up legislature's renewal

18:16 | 24/7/2016

At her first press conference following re-election, Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan also expresses determination to push the introduction of the...

NA re-elects Chair

NA re-elects Chair

12:01 | 22/7/2016

Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan re-elected with nearly 98% of votes from NA delegates.

Party Chief calls for NA delegates to vote responsibly

Party Chief calls for NA delegates to vote responsibly

14:45 | 20/7/2016

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong makes opening address to 14th NA on July 20.

WB adjusts growth forecast to 6%

WB adjusts growth forecast to 6%

10:40 | 20/7/2016

Domestic and global factors certain to be felt, World Bank report notes, as forecast of 6.2% growth brought down to 6%.

Party Chief calls for investigation into former minister

Party Chief calls for investigation into former minister

17:10 | 19/7/2016

Former Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang under fire for previously promoting a now-dismissed NA delegate.

PM reaffirms Vietnam's policy with Chinese counterpart

PM reaffirms Vietnam's policy with Chinese counterpart

13:19 | 18/7/2016

PM Phuc meets with Chinese Premier on sidelines of ASEM Summit in Mongolia.

GDP unlikely to reach 6.7% target

GDP unlikely to reach 6.7% target

15:18 | 15/7/2016

Report from Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research claims low second quarter growth can only be turned around by strong measures in the...

Vietnam demands China compensate for sunken fishing boat

Vietnam demands China compensate for sunken fishing boat

22:24 | 14/7/2016

Incident occurred near Paracel Islands prior to July 12 ruling from The Hague.

Potential for Vietnam & Romania cooperation

Potential for Vietnam & Romania cooperation

18:35 | 13/7/2016

Visiting Romanian PM speaks of opportunities at Vietnam - Romania Business Forum in Hanoi.

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...