Japanese experts advise VN firms to conduct overseas promotions
Vietnamese companies need to further promote their products, especially online, if they wish to sell in foreign markets, a conference heard in HCM City yesterday.
City urges Dong Nai to build airport
HCM City's transport facilities will be overloaded by 2020 if the planned international airport in Dong Nai Province does not begin operations and ease the pressure on Tan Son Nhat Airport.
Experts highlight key role of HR
For a business to be successful, focus should be on developing staff, participants said at a panel discussion on "CEO perspectives on HR management" held in HCM City yesterday.
VN employee management for foreigners
Government Decree No75/2014/ND-CP (28 July 2014) has been issued to regulate the recruitment and management of Vietnamese employees working for foreign organisations and individuals in Viet Nam (foreigners).
Tra fish distribution centre to be set up at Belgian harbour
The concerned agencies are speeding up the establishment of a distribution centre for tra fish in the European market.
Car industry faces development roadblocks
Viet Nam's ambitious master plan for the development of its fledgling automobile manufacturing industry for 2020 to 2030, which the government recently endorsed, is facing major stumbling blocks.
Stocks lose momentum on low liquidity
Stocks on the HCM Stock Exchange failed to sustain the morning's gain as investors increased selling when the index moved towards a high of 610 points.
Advertising deals surge despite downturn
The advertising market has bucked the economic trend, remaining strong, with both Vietnamese and foreign advertising agencies seeing a consistent increase in the number of huge deals with large corporations.
SOEs urged to improve quality
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is calling for the renovation of technologies to enhance the quality of products and services of State economic groups and corporations under it.
TPP chief negotiators to meet in Viet Nam
The chief negotiators of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries will hold their next meeting in Ha Noi from September 1 to 10.
Cyber security contest opens to participants
Vietnamese youth who are interested in mastering cyber security are invited to take part in the WhiteHat Grand Prix, a contest organised by Bkav, a leading Vietnamese security company.
MoF seeks to change gambling rules
MoF seeks to change gambling rules

Vietnamese aged 21 and above will be allowed to enter casinos – which are now off-limits to them – if a draft decree by the Ministry of Finance is approved.

VNPT official outlines restructuring strategy
VNPT official outlines restructuring strategy

The Government has signed Decision 888/QD-TTg approv-ing the restructuring plan of the Viet Nam Post and Telecom Group (VNPT) for the 2014-15 period.


Viet Nam issues directive to prevent Ebola outbreak 1    Viet Nam issues directive to prevent Ebola outbreak

People from countries affected by the Ebola outbreak in the last 21 days, will have to sign a medical declaration before entering Viet Nam from August 15.

Overseas PhDs fail to guarantee jobs 2    Overseas PhDs fail to guarantee jobs

People who earn their PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) abroad on State budget money, often return home to find their employment chances are relatively dim.

Elephants at risk in Dak Lak 1    Elephants at risk in Dak Lak

Elephant numbers are falling rapidly in Dak Lak Province and local authorities are struggling to protect the giant animals from the threat of extinction.

Mui Ne rated 2nd most beautiful beach in Southeast Asia 2    Mui Ne rated 2nd most beautiful beach in Southeast Asia

Mui Ne beach in the central province of Binh Thuan has been rated by travel guide Canadian Travellers as one of the 11 most beautiful beaches in Southeast Asia.

New fleet of tuna vessels to set sail in September New fleet of tuna vessels to set sail in September

The Ship Institute at the University of Nha Trang and the Yanmar Company of Japan last Saturday launched a composite-hulled tuna fishing ship in Nha Trang City.