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Vietnam Today

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.

September CPI falls

September CPI falls

08:28 | 26/9/2015

First time in a decade CPI in September has not increased.

HCMC records highest growth in three years

HCMC records highest growth in three years

13:45 | 25/9/2015

Growth of 9.1% for first nine months of the year, to $28.9 billion.

US calls for next round of TPP talks

US calls for next round of TPP talks

11:32 | 25/9/2015

Negotiations to be held in Atlanta from September 30 to October 10.

Vietnam reaches five MDGs

Vietnam reaches five MDGs

23:52 | 24/9/2015

Work to continue on remaining three Millennium Development Goals.

Salary increase a burden on enterprises

Salary increase a burden on enterprises

16:13 | 24/9/2015

Conference told proposed 12.4% increase would put a lot of companies under pressure, especially those in labor-intensive industries.

Public debt remains within limits

Public debt remains within limits

11:45 | 24/9/2015

Workshop evaluating Public Debt Management Law hears of debt accrued and repaid.

Transport Ministry reviews all projects

Transport Ministry reviews all projects

08:34 | 24/9/2015

Checks made to determine whether projects met or will meet requirements regarding time and quality.

Jan-Sep revenue and expenditure in Hanoi increasing

Jan-Sep revenue and expenditure in Hanoi increasing

17:34 | 23/9/2015

Both indicators up against August and 9M 2014.

ADB revises 2015 & 2016 growth forecasts

ADB revises 2015 & 2016 growth forecasts

14:54 | 22/9/2015

Strong economic growth in first half of 2015 driven by buoyant private consumption and foreign direct investment prompts upward revision.

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...