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Vietnam Today

Gasoline prices go up

Gasoline prices go up

16:09 | 12/3/2015

Petrolimex sets new price levels.

Government plans support for e-commerce

Government plans support for e-commerce

22:12 | 11/3/2015

Decision issued on National E-commerce Development Program, providing support to enterprises adopting e-commerce measures.

Basic wage for goverment employees to increase from 2016

Basic wage for goverment employees to increase from 2016

16:29 | 11/3/2015

Adjustment to bring basic wage to levels that cover spending needs.

Railway strategy to 2020 approved

Railway strategy to 2020 approved

09:38 | 11/3/2015

PM gives green light to strategy to 2020 and vision to 2050.

Deputy PM isses decision directing SOE equitization

Deputy PM isses decision directing SOE equitization

16:55 | 10/3/2015

Restructuring of 432 SOEs to be completed by end of year.

US may cut shrimp duties

US may cut shrimp duties

09:54 | 10/3/2015

Preliminary results of DOC review good news for Vietnamese shrimp exporters.

Electricity prices to rise

Electricity prices to rise

16:17 | 7/3/2015

PM agrees with proposal for 7.5% increase.

Gender discrimination more common in recruitment than promotion

Gender discrimination more common in recruitment than promotion

10:23 | 7/3/2015

ILO - Navigos Search study identifies varying degrees of gender discrimination in employment.

Interest-free loans for medical sector

Interest-free loans for medical sector

14:30 | 6/3/2015

PM raises measures to reduce hospital overcrowding.

Rice exports fall significantly

Rice exports fall significantly

08:29 | 6/3/2015

Exports facing a tough time due to a range of factors.

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...