19:02 (GMT +7) - Thursday 08/12/2016

Vietnam Today

Flood of tears as climate change bites

Flood of tears as climate change bites

15:01 | 2/5/2016

Farmers in the Mekong Delta can only stand by and watch their fields wither and die from salt water intrusion and drought. Le Diem reports.

Jan-Apr exports up 6%

Jan-Apr exports up 6%

16:30 | 30/4/2016

Solid export performance and falling imports result in trade surplus of $1.46 billion.

VCCI lists ten problems for PM to consider

VCCI lists ten problems for PM to consider

16:34 | 29/4/2016

List submitted to Prime Ministry during meeting with enterprises on April 29.

PM meets with business community

PM meets with business community

10:29 | 29/4/2016

VET follows proceedings at a meeting between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phu and the business community in Ho Chi Minh City on April 29.

Australia opens door to Vietnamese dragonfruit

Australia opens door to Vietnamese dragonfruit

15:05 | 28/4/2016

Approval given after assessment reveals fruit free of pest and disease.

Cambodia denies East Sea agreement with China

Cambodia denies East Sea agreement with China

13:00 | 28/4/2016

Chinese media reports agreement reached that individual countries will settle any dispute with China directly and not as a bloc.

Bright future for Poland - Vietnam relations

Bright future for Poland - Vietnam relations

15:37 | 27/4/2016

Trade, education and cultural exchanges between the two countries auger well for continued prosperous relations, according to Polish Embassy.

Call for $48.5 million in aid to cope with climate disasters

Call for $48.5 million in aid to cope with climate disasters

15:17 | 27/4/2016

Conference hears that Vietnam needs international assistance to fight drought and saltwater intrusion.

Jan-Apr agri exports exceed $10 billion

Jan-Apr agri exports exceed $10 billion

14:11 | 27/4/2016

Export value up 11% against same period last year.

Trade surplus at $1.46 billion in first four months

Trade surplus at $1.46 billion in first four months

09:40 | 27/4/2016

Foreign sector remains the main driver of surplus.

CPI up 0.33% in April

CPI up 0.33% in April

17:20 | 26/4/2016

Year-to-date increase stands at 1.41%.

Lao General Secretary in Vietnam

Lao General Secretary in Vietnam

11:15 | 26/4/2016

Mr. Bounnhang Volachith's visit his first overseas trip since his recent election.

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...