03:23 (GMT +7) - Thursday 23/02/2017

Vietnam Today

Da Nang again most competitive

Da Nang again most competitive

06:40 | 1/4/2016

Central city comes out on top for third year in a row in Provincial Competitiveness Index 2015.

Traffic jams cost HCMC $820 million

Traffic jams cost HCMC $820 million

13:41 | 31/3/2016

City's clogged streets having a major impact on economic performance, meeting told.

Vietnam HR Awards launched

Vietnam HR Awards launched

13:19 | 31/3/2016

Awards being conducted by Talentnet and the Labor and Society newspaper.

First NA Chairwoman elected

First NA Chairwoman elected

10:17 | 31/3/2016

Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan wins ballot and will take up position.

Leaders hope for further WB support

Leaders hope for further WB support

07:10 | 31/3/2016

PM and President both call for continued wide-reaching assistance to Vietnam.

Exports to Mexico booming

Exports to Mexico booming

17:55 | 30/3/2016

Jan-Feb figure of $257 million up 41% year-on-year.

Insurance revenue equal to 2% of GDP

Insurance revenue equal to 2% of GDP

14:18 | 30/3/2016

Revenue targeted at 4% of GDP by 2020.

ADB: Growth at 6.7% in 2016

ADB: Growth at 6.7% in 2016

13:33 | 30/3/2016

Vietnam's economy stable against a challenging global environment, latest ADB report notes.

NA Chairman discharged

NA Chairman discharged

11:47 | 30/3/2016

Mr. Nguyen Sinh Hung leaves post as election of senior state officials gets underway.

NA to vote on leadership positions

NA to vote on leadership positions

17:30 | 29/3/2016

Elections of three most senior leaders to be finished by April 7.

New IT hub for Hanoi

New IT hub for Hanoi

16:45 | 29/3/2016

Hanoi Software Technology Park to be built in capital's Long Bien district.

Ground broken at Hai Duong-Vietnam thermal power plant

Ground broken at Hai Duong-Vietnam thermal power plant

11:41 | 29/3/2016

Plant has total investment of $1.87 billion and a capacity of 1,200 MW.

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...