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Vietnam Today

$7 billion to be spent on electronics annually

$7 billion to be spent on electronics annually

17:20 | 6/4/2016

Higher per capita income lays significant platform for greater spending, according to GFK Vietnam research.

HCMC export turnover up in Q1

HCMC export turnover up in Q1

11:38 | 6/4/2016

Quarterly figure in southern hub bolstered by considerable month-on-month increase in March.

Prime Minister discharged

Prime Minister discharged

08:32 | 6/4/2016

The National Assembly agreed to relieve Mr. Nguyen Tan Dung of Prime Minister with a ballot to select his replacement being held on April 7.

HCMC smoothes way for Japanese investment

HCMC smoothes way for Japanese investment

21:39 | 5/4/2016

Southern hub considering a "one-stop shop" to cater to anticipated surge in investment.

Vietnam - US visa regime may change

Vietnam - US visa regime may change

21:21 | 5/4/2016

National Assembly considering changes that would grant one-year visas to American citizens, resulting in similar arrangements being offered to...

PM okays smart grid network development

PM okays smart grid network development

12:14 | 5/4/2016

Project to be undertaken with financial assistance from Germany's KfW Development Bank.

Bank restructuring accelerated

Bank restructuring accelerated

11:18 | 5/4/2016

SBV directed to develop credit programs towards credit expansion in line with safety assurance and greater credit quality.

Domestic regional links required

Domestic regional links required

11:02 | 4/4/2016

Conference by the Central Economic Committee on Sunday, April 3, heard of need for links within and between different regions of Vietnam.

HCMC and Microsoft team up

HCMC and Microsoft team up

12:54 | 2/4/2016

City wishes to cooperate with IT giant on e-government to improve management.

General Tran Dai Quang named Vietnam’s new president

General Tran Dai Quang named Vietnam’s new president

12:35 | 2/4/2016

Vietnam’s National Assembly announced incumbent Minister of Public Security General Tran Dai Quang as State President on the morning of April 2.

VET holds CEO Forum

VET holds CEO Forum

17:12 | 1/4/2016

"CEO Forum: Boosting Strengths for Businesses in Global Integration" hears of issues surrounding enterprises as integration continues.

ANZ puts 2016 growth at 6.9%

ANZ puts 2016 growth at 6.9%

11:25 | 1/4/2016

Report notes positive and negatives in the country's economy.

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...