HCM City implements child labour prevention project Society

HCM City implements child labour prevention project

A child labour prevention and reduction project has recently been launched in Ho Chi Minh City following approval of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, said the municipal Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Help comes to trade villages during COVID-19 Business

Help comes to trade villages during COVID-19

Traditional craft villages were already under threat from the rapid development of the modern world and were then challenged even more so by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many youngsters now recognise, however, the importance of stopping traditional crafts from falling into oblivion.
Online business training channel launched Business

Online business training channel launched

An online training channel on YouTube livestream platform, part of the Vietnam Digital 4.0 programme, has debuted in an effort to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) grasp online business skills and draw customers during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Support programme improves Ben Tre start-up climate Business

Support programme improves Ben Tre start-up climate

In three years since it launched the Dong Khoi Start-ups and Enterprise Development Programme, the southern province of Ben Tre has adopted many policies to support start-ups, leading to a rise in the number of businesses and jobs, and economic growth, officials told a review conference held recently.
Firms struggle to find senior Vietnamese executives Business

Firms struggle to find senior Vietnamese executives

The country’s shift towards a globalised economy will be driven by the strength of its workforce, according to company Michael Page Vietnam specialising in search for professionals at middle management to leadership levels.
Vietnam tops productivity growth in ASEAN Business

Vietnam tops productivity growth in ASEAN

Vietnamese workers have substantially improved their productivity levels in the last 15 years, according to ICAEW’s latest ‘Economic Insight: South East Asia’ event launched in Hanoi on June 10.
Over 2.6 million visit Thua Thien-Hue in 11 months Travel

Over 2.6 million visit Thua Thien-Hue in 11 months

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue welcomed more than 2.65 million tourists, including more than 935,000 foreigners, in the Jan-Nov period this year, up 9.13 percent compared with the same period last year.
Business

Coffee farmers to brew success

About 1,500 coffee farmers in Vietnam's Central Highlands province of Lam Dong are set to receive free training in agricultural techniques to help boost their crop yields and quality of coffee beans.
Business

Workshop offers advice to penetrate Japanese market

Low quality in the export trade, lack of business information and failure to master cultural business skills of the Japanese market are three major obstacles Vietnamese exporters try to overcome in order to conquer Asia ’s biggest economy.