Business

Ho Chi Minh City faces labour shortage

Businesses and small and medium sized enterprises (SME) in Ho Chi Minh City are trying to solve a labour shortage, because workers have quit in hope of better pay after Lunar New Year holidays, according to the Centre for Labour Market Information and Human Resource Forecast.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam to flaunt its fashion in RoK

The Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy’s Trade and Investment Promotion Agency in Hanoi (KOTRA Hanoi) will arrange for a delegation of Vietnamese businesspeople to attend an international textile-garment exhibition and fashion festival to be held in Busan city, RoK, in mid-October.
Business

Apparel exporters to pass benchmark

The textile and garment sector's export value is expected to earn 7.5 billion USD during the first nine months, a 17 percent increase against the same period last year, reports the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association.
Business

Locals still poised for fund verdict

Shares tread water on the HCM Stock Exchange on July 12, with the VN-Index hovering near 500 points as investors held their breath waiting for news of the fate of the Vietnam Enterprise Investments Fund Ltd (VEIL).
World

ASEAN, India ink free trade agreement

India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, known as ASEAN, signed a free trade agreement (FTA) in Bangkok on August 13 after six years of negotiations.