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Vietnam PM hopes Trump will reconsider Pacific trade pact: report

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc says he's still optimistic about the future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Vietnam mulls environmental tax hike on petroleum products, plastic bags

Spending on environmental protection has not kept pace with significant tax increases.

Beer-thirsty Vietnamese force supermarkets to ration sales before Lunar New Year

Panic-buying has ensued with prices expected to rise ahead of Tet.
January 13, 2017 | 08:58 pm GMT+7

World Bank reaffirms bright outlook for Vietnam’s economy in 2017

But it has once again called for reforms to state-owned enterprises and fiscal consolidation for a ...
January 12, 2017 | 01:58 pm GMT+7

Recruitment demand for managers spikes in Vietnam: report

Qualified personnel are seeking more lucrative opportunities overseas.
January 10, 2017 | 05:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s public debt exceeds ceiling, prime minister says

Public debt grew more than 18 percent a year on average during 2011-2015, much faster than the ...
January 07, 2017 | 09:55 am GMT+7

Vietnamese optimistic about economic prospects in 2017: survey

The country ranked fifth in the economic optimism index, only behind Ghana, Bangladesh, Ivory Coast ...
January 05, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s labor union bristles at plan to double overtime limit

Bringing the cap to 600 hours a year will allow employers to exhaust their workers and cut back ...
January 04, 2017 | 08:41 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's retail market hits $118 billion amid M&A spree

Foreign investors, mainly from Thailand, Japan and South Korea, are attracted by the country's ...
January 04, 2017 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's skilled workers prefer jobs overseas: report

Vietnam, in contrast, has become a potential market for senior personnel.
December 30, 2016 | 02:02 pm GMT+7

Bad weather blamed as Vietnam misses target for rice exports

The volume of shipments sank to the lowest level since 2008 while rivals became more competitive.
December 29, 2016 | 02:37 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's agriculture sector rebounds after facing extreme headwinds

The much-needed recovery came after the sector contracted in the first half of the year, on the ...
December 27, 2016 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

Vietnam sees record new business in 2016

The new 110,000 businesses could create nearly 1.3 million jobs.
December 26, 2016 | 03:23 pm GMT+7

Pollution eats Vietnam's growth

Experts have advised the government to dump cheap and dirty industries.
December 26, 2016 | 10:06 am GMT+7

Vietnamese exports fall short of annual growth target

The government has already lowered the export target for 2017.
December 21, 2016 | 09:57 pm GMT+7