Tet—Vietnamese new year—is usually the time to celebrate and to wish for happiness, prosperity and good health in the coming year. Tet is no time for quarrels. Tet is the time to be happy—not angry. Continue reading
—true number of unemployed: 18.9 million in January, including 12.3 million unemployed as counted by the government and 6.6 million out-of-labor-force people who looked for but could not find jobs. Continue reading
The numbers by the government
The government reported that the economy added 157,000 jobs in January, 2013.