Vietnam crude oil imports to hit record as refinery gets ready to start

August will mark the first month on record in which Vietnam is a net importer of crude oil.

Australia to regulate virtual currency exchanges like Bitcoin

Virtual currencies offer an efficient and anonymous way to store and transfer funds online.

On sidelines of trade talks, businesses tout NAFTA's benefits

Steps away from this week's NAFTA trade negotiations, business unified in hopes of sending a singular message: do ...

Forget oil, Russia goes crazy for cryptocurrency

'The form of currency we are used to is about to disappear,' predicts the 42-year-old entrepreneur.

Cost of flying / Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees

Airlines are unlikely to bear the brunt of the additional cost they will have to pay for using the country's ...

'Polka dot queen' Yayoi Kusama to open museum in Tokyo

Finally, an eternal home for polka dots and spotted pumpkins.

China gets tough on long, odd company names

'Beijing Afraid of Wife Technology' and 'What You Looking at Technology' will soon become a thing of the past.

'Polka dot queen' Yayoi Kusama to open museum in Tokyo

Finally, an eternal home for polka dots and spotted pumpkins.

EDM duo The Chainsmokers set to hit Saigon stage

They will add to the list of established EDM acts that have taken the stage in Vietnam over the past two years.

In pictures / The best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam. 

Taylor Swift donates to sexual assault charity

She promised to donate to charities in the wake of her ordeal.
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