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Higher speed limit blamed for accelerated traffic accidents in Saigon

The number of traffic accidents and deaths have risen since the speed limit was raised.
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Senior officials punished as Vietnam probes political rise of runaway bigwig

Inspectors have been probing those who promoted a wanted official.
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#whyVietnam: capture the best to see the rest

Tourists are being asked to share their images of Vietnam on social media.
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Deadly floods return to central Vietnam

Severe floods are forecast to drench the region this week just after 10 people have been killed in the third round of flooding since mid-October.

Saigon's copper scavengers

A small glimpse into the life of people who make ends meet by scavenging electronics in Go Vap District, Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam's ao dai gets century-long documentary

A new two-minute video documents the evolution of Vietnam's national dress.

Child piano prodigy to play Vietnam this month

Evan Le, a five-year-old Vietnamese-American, will perform in Ho Chi Minh City later this month.

Vietnam’s biggest online shopping day brings huge sales

Gross earnings among top vendors tripled compared to last year's 'Online Friday' event.

The changing role of overseas remittances in Vietnam's economy

Originally a main form of aid for family, these cash flows have increasingly found their way into businesses, ...

Heineken expands production, buys into local top brewer in Vietnam

The beer maker is aggressively pouring money into Vietnam, one of the biggest markets in Asia-Pacific.

Skyscraper to rise from the ashes in Saigon

Construction at the $230-million tower in the heart of the city is expected to take four years.

Vinamilk aims for $3 billion in annual revenue for 2017

The dairy firm is expanding in the domestic and overseas markets.

In pictures: The best of Vietnam this week

Check out 10 of the most stunning Instagram photos of #Vietnam.

Derided at home, Vietnam contestant’s dress wins best costume at int’l beauty pageant

The head-turning 44-kilogram dress has been the subject of harsh criticism over the past few weeks.

In pictures: The best of Vietnam this week

Check out 10 of the most stunning Instagram photos of #Vietnam.

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort named world’s most luxurious for 3rd year

It is the first and only to ever win the prestigious World’s Leading Luxury Resort for three consecutive years.

Kickin' it old school: Vietnam's ancient foot badminton

The centuries-old game, once played to celebrate bumper harvests, hits Hanoi streets.

Hanoi disadvantaged kids dream big with Gaelic football

The Irish sport has quickly caught on with the kids at Blue Dragon Children's Foundation.
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