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Vietnam Today

Less capital needed for Long Thanh Airport

Less capital needed for Long Thanh Airport

08:38 | 26/2/2015

Most recent plan cuts capital by $1.2 billion.

Cash still preferred for online shopping

Cash still preferred for online shopping

17:10 | 25/2/2015

Survey on shopping online and internet use released by Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Over 900 flights delayed during Tet

Over 900 flights delayed during Tet

13:59 | 25/2/2015

Delays and cancellations inconvenience thousands of passengers during holiday period.

Japanese FDI falls sharply

Japanese FDI falls sharply

10:25 | 25/2/2015

2014 figures show major overall decline but rise in real estate.

Vietnamese coffee makes a name in US

Vietnamese coffee makes a name in US

09:22 | 25/2/2015

Vietnam the fifth most recognized coffee producing country in the US.

Smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeits continue

Smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeits continue

10:33 | 22/2/2015

PM uses Tet address to talk of efforts to tackle continuing blight on economy.

State President extends New Year greetings

State President extends New Year greetings

20:29 | 19/2/2015

State President Truong Tan Sang has extended his greetings and best wishes to all Vietnamese people at home and abroad on the occasion of the...

Vietnam's GDP may rank 22nd highest by 2050

Vietnam's GDP may rank 22nd highest by 2050

13:54 | 14/2/2015

PwC releases report on global GDP rankings and future predictions.

ADB grants Vietnam $234 million in two loans

ADB grants Vietnam $234 million in two loans

11:35 | 12/2/2015

Loans to support efforts in national competitiveness and Hanoi's urban railway.

New Southern expressway opens

New Southern expressway opens

16:25 | 11/2/2015

HCMC - Long Thanh - Dau Giay expressway significantly cuts down distances and travel times.

WB lists eight problem projects

WB lists eight problem projects

12:48 | 11/2/2015

List includes projects facing long-term difficulties.

Falling oil price scenarios released

Falling oil price scenarios released

14:27 | 10/2/2015

Conference hears what lower oil prices may do to Vietnam's economy.

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...