Labour market set for stiff competition

While more jobs will be created as the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) comes into effect by the year-end, the number of Vietnamese workers with skills that meet international labour market remains insufficient.

Labour market set for stiff competition

Labour market set for stiff competition

While more jobs will be created as the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) comes into effect by the year-end, the number of Vietnamese workers with skills that meet international labour market remains insufficient.

Fireworks boom on Viet Nam's National Day

Tens of thousands of people enjoy fireworks displays to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Viet Nam's National Day.

Fireworks boom on Viet Nam's National Day

Fireworks boom on Viet Nam's National Day

Tens of thousands of people enjoy fireworks displays to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Viet Nam's National Day.

Massive parade marks 70 years of independence

The largest-ever parade in the country was held this morning in Ha Noi to commemorate 70 years since the day late President Ho Chi Minh made the Independence Declaration.

Massive parade marks 70 years of independence

Massive parade marks 70 years of independence

The largest-ever parade in the country was held this morning in Ha Noi to commemorate 70 years since the day late President Ho Chi Minh made the Independence Declaration.

Vietnamese, Venezuelan leaders decide to deepen trade relations

State President Truong Tan Sang reiterated Viet Nam's desire to deepen ties with Venezuela to benefit both countries during talks with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Moros in Ha Noi yesterday.

Vietnamese, Venezuelan leaders decide to deepen trade relations

Vietnamese, Venezuelan leaders decide to deepen trade relations

State President Truong Tan Sang reiterated Viet Nam's desire to deepen ties with Venezuela to benefit both countries during talks with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Moros in Ha Noi yesterday.

National Assembly leader attends conference of parliament speakers

Implementing sustainable development goals (SDGs) is the responsibility of the entire parliament, each member of parliament and the whole political system of each nation, stated National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.
Fireworks shows to light up four cities tonight

Fireworks shows to light up four cities tonight

Fifteen-minute-long fireworks shows are expected to take place in Ha Noi, Hai Phong, HCM City and Da Nang at 9pm tonight to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Independence Day.
Baby products sales to grow

Baby products sales to grow

Rapid urbanisation, growth of the middle class and rising rates of women's participation in the labour force, especially in developing markets, are expected to stimulate global growth in baby food and diaper sales, according to a report released last week by global performance measure-ment company Nielsen.
Cultural activities celebrate National Day across Viet Nam

Cultural activities celebrate National Day across Viet Nam

Various cultural activities are being held across the country to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Viet Nam's National Day on September 2.
Viet Nam enter regional semis

Viet Nam enter regional semis

Viet Nam will play the hosts in the semi-final of the ASEAN Football Federation's U19 Championship after their win yesterday in the last match of the Group B yesterday in Vientiane, Laos.
Eight tonnes of smuggled wildlife products seized

Eight tonnes of smuggled wildlife products seized

Nearly eight tonnes of smuggled ivory, rhino horns and pangolin scales were discovered after a two-week investigation, deputy head of the central region's anti-smuggling team Pham Van Thien said today.

Your Say

Do you think such change is good for society and the life of people?

A report by market research company Epinion and media communications agency OMD Viet Nam shows that fewer than a third of Viet Nam's 14.4 million youngsters aged from 13 to 21 year are not comfortable talking to their friends in person. Most say they'd rather use a chat app.

Op-ed

Schools should instill passion for career choices

As the university application process ended a few days ago, many complaints were made about the shortcoming of the new model. Top of the list was how high-school students had an intense time trying to get into college.

Travel

Discover the river and red sand cliffs of Mui Ne's Fairy Stream

Almost every place of natural beauty in Viet Nam has a stream called the Fairy Stream, which seems to offer the best views of nature.

Expat Corner

Japanese conductor thinks of Viet Nam as his second home

After living in Viet Nam for more than 10 years, Japanese conductor Honna Tetsuji still finds something new every day in the country that surprises him and adds to his sense of wonder about Viet Nam.