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Vietnam Today

Support comes for lifting of arms embargo

Support comes for lifting of arms embargo

16:13 | 24/5/2016

US lawmakers and analysts offer support, adding that transactions will be monitored to ensure they comply with US interests.

US lifts arms embargo on Vietnam

US lifts arms embargo on Vietnam

19:03 | 23/5/2016

President Obama announces lifting of embargo on first day of three-day visit to Vietnam.

Over 65.5 million ballots cast in elections

Over 65.5 million ballots cast in elections

14:32 | 23/5/2016

May 22 election of National Assembly and People's Council delegates sees voter turnout of 98.77%.

Obama touches down in Hanoi

Obama touches down in Hanoi

08:15 | 23/5/2016

Three-day visit to Vietnam expected to push bilateral ties forward beyond President's term.

Obama looking at legacy

Obama looking at legacy

09:05 | 21/5/2016

Emeritus Professor Carlyle A. Thayer from the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy, spoke with VET about President...

Fulbright University Vietnam given green light

Fulbright University Vietnam given green light

13:22 | 20/5/2016

FUV will be the first private and non-profit university in Vietnam, creating a talent training system and being a forum for policy recommendations.

Health now No.1 concern of Vietnamese

Health now No.1 concern of Vietnamese

18:21 | 19/5/2016

Nielsen report on Vietnam's Consumer Confidence Index shows much greater attention now being paid to matters of health, job security, and the economy.

Vietnam-US relations boom over the years

Vietnam-US relations boom over the years

16:41 | 19/5/2016

As President Barack Obama prepares to visit Vietnam it's remarkable to note just how far relations have come since 1994.

Foreign enterprises account for 70% of export value

Foreign enterprises account for 70% of export value

15:28 | 19/5/2016

Domestic enterprises being overwhelmed in almost all sectors.

Online retail to soar

Online retail to soar

15:03 | 19/5/2016

Vietnam's young population and high internet use augers well for the development of e-commerce into the future, forum hears.

Cam Ranh Airport upgrade proposed

Cam Ranh Airport upgrade proposed

13:43 | 19/5/2016

Khanh Hoa province seeks MoT approval to build international terminal to serve greater tourist numbers to Nha Trang.

Retail revenue to reach $179 billion by 2020

Retail revenue to reach $179 billion by 2020

17:27 | 18/5/2016

Seminar hears sector forecast to grow 11.9 per cent in 2016-2020 period.

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...