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.

What's next for remittances to Vietnam?

Global economic and political conditions cast doubt on the inflows, which have been an important source of capital ...

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

Life expectancy or quality of life: How healthy are the Vietnamese?

Vietnamese people are estimated to lose 9.4 years of a healthy life.
June 06, 2017 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's job market boils hotter than regional peers

Most recruiters in Vietnam are thirsty for candidates to fill managerial and junior positions. 
May 31, 2017 | 07:52 pm GMT+7

Poor management causes Vietnam's public debt to rise rapidly: official

While debt ratios are still within safe limits, both the government and foreign creditors have ...
May 26, 2017 | 09:07 am GMT+7

What a Trans-Pacific trade deal without the US would look like

Data suggests it will be a lot less ambitious, if TPP-11 becomes a reality for Vietnam and other ...
May 23, 2017 | 02:58 pm GMT+7

Road injuries remain top killer of Vietnam's teenagers, WHO says

‘Every year in Vietnam lives of thousands of families are torn apart by the loss of a child to a ...
May 22, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam finishes third in Southeast Asia race for tourist dollars

Thailand is way ahead of the game, but Vietnam welcomed record tourism revenue in 2016.
May 18, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Betting on loans: Vietnam's companies named the biggest risk takers in Southeast Asia

A report found that Vietnamese corporate borrowers are turning to leveraging for fast expansion, ...
May 15, 2017 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Saigon: Best place in Southeast Asia for cheap love

No need to go 'Dutch' in a city of satisfied lovers.
May 11, 2017 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Don't get addicted to latte if you value your dong in Vietnam

A Starbucks latte in Vietnam is 10 times more expensive than a cup of ca phe sua da.
May 04, 2017 | 08:35 pm GMT+7

If you are working in Vietnam, when should you expect a promotion?

Workers in Vietnam needs less time for a promotion than others in the region.
April 25, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's beverage-led consumer goods sales hit three-year high in Q1

"Manufacturers [with data] on rural trends and consumer demands will be best placed to capture ...
April 22, 2017 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

Vietnam beats China, South Africa in new healthcare ranking

The country topped the list in the Health Governance Capacity Index (HGCI) by Brookings Institution.
April 19, 2017 | 10:38 am GMT+7