Saigon holds its breath as delays loom for $440 million anti-flood project

The ambitious project hits a roadblock: land clearance.
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Traffic offenders abandon 10,000 motorbikes at Saigon's impound lots

And they are likely to be sold as scrap metal to free up the space.
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Vietnam's Coast Guard receives six US patrol boats

The boats will help Vietnam in intercoastal patrols and law enforcement.
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New hydropower plants spell disaster for Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The future of over 20 million Mekong residents is at stake. 
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Japanese mega-drill ready to grind out Saigon's first metro line

The 70m beast will be boring through the city's rocky depths at around 12m per day.

Vietnam sees six-fold rise in foreign workers since 2004

Officials are now looking into possible ways to collect social insurance payments from all of them.

Binh Dinh, a lesser-known destination in Vietnam, is enchanting

There's so much more in central Vietnam beyond Da Nang and Hoi An.

Vietnam’s premier to visit White House as US losing hearts in Southeast Asia

‘Key tenets of their strategy for dealing with China, the TPP, or continued U.S. engagement, are now really in doubt.’

Bangladesh in the market for 300,000 tons of Vietnamese rice

A new deal signed by the two governments should ease the pressure on Vietnam's flagging rice shipments that have fallen to multi-year lows.

OPEC, non-OPEC hold informal talks to nail new oil cuts

Deeper production curbs were still seen as unlikely.

Vietnam's 2017/2018 coffee output to rise 10 pct on good weather, prices

Good news for exporters with the 2016/2017 crop likely to fall short of expectations.

Nokia, Apple bury hatchet in patent dispute

It's an upgrade in the relationship between two companies.

Honda spreads its wings into Southeast Asia's private jet market

With the fastest growing 'super rich' group in the world, Vietnam is going to be a prime target for the HondaJet.

Dream house: This hillside cottage in Vietnam will make you jealous

Palm leaves and bamboo poles allow it to blend into the verdant surrounding in the northern province of Hoa Binh.

Remembering Bond actor Roger Moore and his heartwarming Vietnam visit

UNICEF says the world has just lost 'one of its great champions for children.'

Dream house: This hillside cottage in Vietnam will make you jealous

Palm leaves and bamboo poles allow it to blend into the verdant surrounding in the northern province of Hoa Binh.

Vietnam seeks to charm more Chinese tourists

Recent roadshows tried to convince more Chinese travelers to go south to both familiar and emerging destinations.

Vietnam named among best places for retiree travelers

Top U.S. lifestyle magazine Food and Wine says a river cruise in the Southeast Asian country will offer everything ...

Thailand reassures tourists following Bangkok attack

Thailand is one of the most popular travel destinations in Southeast Asia, attracting over 30 million arrivials ...
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