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Vietnam Today

HSBC revises GDP forecasts

HSBC revises GDP forecasts

10:31 | 3/10/2015

Bank report notes that domestic activity will pick up the slack despite global headwinds.

Competition the key to development

Competition the key to development

15:04 | 1/10/2015

With the Vietnam Global Investment Forum wrapping up and the Global Competitiveness Report 2015-2016 being released, Minister of Planning and...

Raft of legal changes for October

Raft of legal changes for October

09:56 | 1/10/2015

A number of new laws and regulations will come into being during October.

Vietnam jumps 12 places in competitiveness

Vietnam jumps 12 places in competitiveness

23:09 | 30/9/2015

World Economic Forum puts Vietnam in 56th place with a competitiveness score of 4.3.

Platform laid for foreign investment

Platform laid for foreign investment

23:06 | 30/9/2015

Prime Minister Dung tells Vietnam Global Investment Forum of country's efforts to attract and assist foreign investors.

Vietnam welcomes foreign investors and FIEs

Vietnam welcomes foreign investors and FIEs

18:00 | 30/9/2015

PM tells Vietnam Global Investment Forum the country continues to open up to foreign investors.

9M GDP announced

9M GDP announced

08:01 | 30/9/2015

GDP up 6.5% year-to-date and 6.81% in Q3.

AFD funds EVN projects

AFD funds EVN projects

09:54 | 29/9/2015

$752,000 agreements for project planning at two EVN subsidiaries.

State budget revenue down in September

State budget revenue down in September

11:21 | 26/9/2015

Revenue in first half of month only 91% of figure in first half of September 2014.

Vietnam and Comoros set diplomatic ties

Vietnam and Comoros set diplomatic ties

09:17 | 26/9/2015

Two countries officially establish diplomatic relations at the UN on September 24.

CIEM reviews implementation of Resolution 19

CIEM reviews implementation of Resolution 19

08:28 | 26/9/2015

The business environment has changed significantly since adoption but implementation has fallen short of expectations in many respects.

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...