Vietnam ranks 87th in global safety index: report

Drownings remain a major cause of concern in a country that has nearly 3,300 kilometers of coastline.

Vietnam ranks 74th in global internet speed: report

Vietnam's average broadband speed is 10 times slower than Southeast Asian neighbor Singapore.

Vietnam develops an appetite for booking trips by phone

'Travel expenditure in Vietnam will rise rapidly due to increasing disposable incomes and growing ...
August 03, 2017 | 11:42 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s retail sales jump to $74bln in first 7 months

Rapidly rising incomes and relaxed regulations have got foreign retailers queuing up for a piece of ...
August 01, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea

Experts said the trend is not a source of concern as the Korean imports mostly serve industrial ...
July 29, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Vietnam climbs to seventh worldwide for number of Facebook users: report

With a 40 percent jump in the number of users this year, it's safe to say the Vietnamese 'like' ...
July 16, 2017 | 11:10 am GMT+7

Vietnamese people among the most sedentary in the world - survey

The survey is based on the number of steps people take each day. 
July 13, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam

The big-box shopping format is slowly but surely losing its share.
July 12, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Here are Southeast Asia's next big car manufacturing hubs

Foreign car firms can smell the burning of engine oil as the Vietnamese market heats up. 
July 10, 2017 | 05:02 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s economic growth to out-tiger China by 2018: UBS report

Increased foreign investment is putting Vietnam on the right track.
July 05, 2017 | 08:09 pm GMT+7

This is why Vietnam is crowned world’s cheapest place to stay beautiful

Fancy a new nose? Welcome to Vietnam.
July 02, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s growth target slowly slipping away

The country has a lot to do if it wants to hit the government's growth target of 6.7 percent this ...
June 29, 2017 | 11:20 am GMT+7

Vietnam beats Thailand, Indonesia with big jump in global innovation ranking

The country, at number 47, is now only behind Singapore and Malaysia in Southeast Asia.
June 16, 2017 | 09:39 am GMT+7

What's next for remittances to Vietnam?

Global economic and political conditions cast doubt on the inflows, which have been an important ...
June 12, 2017 | 02:59 pm GMT+7

The second coming of Vietnam's retail market

Nearly a decade since A.T. Kearney first declared it the most attractive market, Vietnam is making ...
June 08, 2017 | 10:10 am GMT+7