Vietnam Briefing addresses labor concerns and ways to optimize your HR strategy for businesses in the manufacturing industry in Vietnam.
By Hoang Thu Huyen and My Nguyen, Dezan Shira & Associates Jan. 31 – One of the great enigma’s concerning managers across Asia today is Vietnam’s trade relationship with China, its massive northern neighbor with which it shares an 840-mile border. This is a timely question to examine, not least because Vietnam is one of […]
By Julia Gu May 15 – A recent survey by the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ABAC) revealed that Vietnam ranked as the second most attractive investment destination in Southeast Asia after Indonesia. Vietnam’s FDI in recent years has largely gone into its manufacturing sector, particularly the manufacturing of textiles and footwear, but the country’s role […]
By Lorenzo Martelli Oct. 19 – Vietnam is gradually moving away from its traditional focus areas of industrial production such as textiles, food processing, rice and coffee to attracting investment in new sectors like electronic and high-tech manufacturing, research and development. Manufacturers are seeking alternatives along with rising labor costs in Thailand and China – […]