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Australia's Omar in the running to be crowned the world's longest cat

The Maine Coon cat from Melbourne is in the running to be named the world's longest cat after Guinness World Records contacted his owner following a ...

Vietnam suspicious of massive aluminum stockpile linked to Chinese billionaire

The stockpile is believed to have arrived in Vietnam as part of a scheme to evade trade restrictions by a Chinese ...

Gloria Jean's Coffees quits Vietnam after decade of slow-drip expansion

Tough competition has forced the Australian coffee franchise out.
April 28, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Vinegar offers hope in Barrier Reef starfish battle

The reef contributes more than $5.2 billion a year to Australia's economy.
April 27, 2017 | 11:46 am GMT+7

US supercarrier to arrive in Sea of Japan in days - Pence

'Our expectation is that they will be in the Sea of Japan in position in a matter of days, before the end of this month.'
April 22, 2017 | 12:57 pm GMT+7

Bugs for dinner? New Aussie food trend has legs (and wings)

Sydney's food scene has taken a new turn with the arrival of roasted cockroach, honey-flavored ants, mealworm and chocolate coated popcorn on some restaurant menus.
April 20, 2017 | 05:26 pm GMT+7

Jetstar adds low-cost services between Australia and Vietnam this summer

The Qantas unit hopes to break the monopoly currently held by national carrier Vietnam Airlines, which is also a Qantas partner.
April 06, 2017 | 11:27 am GMT+7

Dinosaur footprint found in Australia may be world's largest

Scientists in Australia uncover what could be the world's biggest dinosaur footprint dating back to more than 127 million years.
March 29, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7

Thousands shelter as 'screaming, howling' Cyclone Debbie hits Australia

Almost 50,000 have been left without power while many tourists take shelter in hotels.
March 28, 2017 | 02:21 pm GMT+7

That's not Vietnam! A quiz to see how closely you watched 'Kong: Skull Island'

There are scenes from Hawaii and Australia that may deceive you.
March 20, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Australian ban on Vietnamese shrimp could drown exporters - trade official

Hanoi has called on the Australian government to reconsider the ban.
March 16, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Australia sentences 15 Vietnamese sea cucumber poachers

The men were caught, earlier this month, with 2.5 tons of the prized creatures.
March 02, 2017 | 03:39 pm GMT+7

5 die as light plane crashes into mall in Australia

'There were five people on the aeroplane and it looks like nobody's survived the crash.'
February 21, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Dozens of Vietnamese fishermen arrested in Australian waters

Two fishing vessels were also seized after being caught with a catch of sea cucumbers.
February 17, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam set to send first workers to Australia, Thailand in 2017

The country is focusing more on improving its workers’ skills to meet high demands from developed markets.
January 21, 2017 | 12:39 pm GMT+7