PCA's ruling: China has no historic rights in the East Sea
The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at the Hague, the Netherlands on July 12 issued its ruling on the lawsuit filed by the Philippines against China’s nine-dash line claim in the East Sea.
Economic scale and per capita in Vietnam
In 2015, Vietnam's GDP hit 193.4 billion USD and per capita GDP reached over 2,100 USD.
Child labour in Vietnam
Currently, the rate of child labour, particularly in hard, polluted and risky conditions, remains at high level.
Businesses thrive in first half of 2016
The registered capital of newly-established businesses jumped 52 percent from the same period in 2015.
Formosa compensates for mass fish deaths in central provinces
Formosa pledges to compensate over 11.5 trillion VND (500 million USD) for mass fish deaths in several central provinces
Vietnam - US relations' development to comprehensive partnership
Vietnam - US bilateral relations have developed to a comprehensive partnership over 20 years after the normalisation of diplomatic ties (July 12, 1995).
First-half FDI increases by 105.4 percent
Newly-registered and additional foreign direct investment (FDI) capital reached 11.284 billion USD in the first six months of 2016, a year-on-year rise of 105.4 percent.
GDP expands by 5.52 percent in 2016 first six months
The gross domestic product (GDP) expands by 5.52 percent in the first six months of 2016, higher than that of the same period from 2012 to 2014, but showing a slowdown from the pace in 2015.
Vietnam: 100 smoking-related deaths per day
Vietnam is among 15 countries with the highest number of smokers in the world.
CPI rises slightly in H1
The consumer price index (CPI) in the first half of 2016 rose 1.72 percent compared to the same period in 2015.
[Infographic] Biography of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong
Nguyen Phu Trong was reelected General Secretary of the 12th Party Central Committee at the 12th National Party Congress which concluded in Hanoi on January 28.
[Inforgraphics] 2016 targets approved by National Assembly
The Vietnamese National Assembly has approved targeted the GDP growth rate at 6.7 percent and the CPI rise of under 5 percent in 2016.
[Infographics] Climate change situation in Vietnam
The impacts of climate change in Vietnam have become more obvious and severe in recent years.