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Vietnam Today

Healthy growth a feature of 2015

Healthy growth a feature of 2015

11:19 | 4/1/2016

With GDP and FDI up and inflation at a 14-year low there's much for Vietnam to celebrate economic-wise as the year comes to a close.

AEC comes into being

AEC comes into being

20:07 | 3/1/2016

ASEAN Economic Community in effect from December 31.

2015 budget revenue exceeds estimates

2015 budget revenue exceeds estimates

15:47 | 3/1/2016

Revenue 7% higher than estimates and up 13% against 2014.

Exports falls short of targets

Exports falls short of targets

19:52 | 28/12/2015

Agricultural and fishery products join fuel and minerals in stunting export growth.

Industrial production shines

Industrial production shines

19:51 | 28/12/2015

GSO report reveals growth of nearly 10% in industrial production for 2015.

GDP growth at five-year high

GDP growth at five-year high

16:47 | 27/12/2015

Growth of 6.68% for 2015 exceeds target of 6.2%.

Consumer confidence at record high

Consumer confidence at record high

11:49 | 24/12/2015

ANZ-Roy Morgan research puts Vietnam's Consumer Confidence Index for December at highest point ever.

Google to support IT engineers

Google to support IT engineers

11:35 | 24/12/2015

CEO commits to providing training to local IT engineers and professionals during visit to Vietnam.

Vietnam - South Korea FTA comes into being

Vietnam - South Korea FTA comes into being

14:54 | 21/12/2015

FTA took effect on December 20 after both sides wrap up necessary procedures.

Dong Nai 5 Hydropower Plant put into operation

Dong Nai 5 Hydropower Plant put into operation

14:31 | 21/12/2015

Plant expected to contribute to development of economy and infrastructure in Lam Dong and Dak Nong provinces.

FTAs drive trade and reform

FTAs drive trade and reform

16:07 | 18/12/2015

Conference on FTAs Vietnam has signed hears of their positive impact.

Dire need for trade defense measures

Dire need for trade defense measures

11:07 | 18/12/2015

Vietnamese enterprises at risk and need to work together in trade defense matters, conference hears.

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...