05:32 (GMT +7) - Monday 05/12/2016

Vietnam Today

Unemployment at 2.23% in Q1

Unemployment at 2.23% in Q1

11:41 | 28/3/2016

53.3 million people of working age had jobs in first quarter.

Improvements sought for Ba Ria Vung Tau ports

Improvements sought for Ba Ria Vung Tau ports

23:03 | 26/3/2016

Conference hears of measures to bolster efficiency at Cai Mep - Thi Vai seaports.

HCMC's economy growing strongly

HCMC's economy growing strongly

18:20 | 26/3/2016

Indicators all good news for southern economic hub.

Japan prioritizes Vietnam in infrastructure funding

Japan prioritizes Vietnam in infrastructure funding

14:58 | 26/3/2016

Partnership for Quality Infrastructure initiative for all of Asia with Vietnam to be of particular focus.

NA discusses law on information access

NA discusses law on information access

14:36 | 26/3/2016

Delegates agree on contents of new law after discussions on March 24.

Export tra fish price on the up

Export tra fish price on the up

11:42 | 26/3/2016

Surging exports may push up prices by 20-30%, to the detriment of domestic supply.

Deputy PM stresses sustainable use of water along Mekong

Deputy PM stresses sustainable use of water along Mekong

16:45 | 25/3/2016

First Mekong-Lancang Cooperation meeting, in China, hears address from Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh on matters facing Mekong countries.

Deputy PM: Asia needs innovation for sustainable development

Deputy PM: Asia needs innovation for sustainable development

16:30 | 25/3/2016

Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh addresses Boao Forum for Asia in China and speaks of key factors behind sustainable development.

Work underway for NA to ratify TPP

Work underway for NA to ratify TPP

15:02 | 25/3/2016

Government report to NA on TPP to be completed by April for ratification at July session.

FDI up sharply in Q1

FDI up sharply in Q1

14:23 | 25/3/2016

Large projects bolster total capital, with processing and manufacturing attracting 72%, or $2.9 billion.

PM approves $300-million Samsung R&D center

PM approves $300-million Samsung R&D center

12:11 | 25/3/2016

Green light given to Hanoi facility, pushing up Samsung's investment in Vietnam to more than $13 billion.

CPI up in March

CPI up in March

16:11 | 24/3/2016

Medicine and health services category behind increase.

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...