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Central Vietnamese delicacies with a Saigon twist

What happens when Saigon chefs get their hands on traditional dishes from the central region?

Giant whale's funeral draws hundreds in central Vietnam

As sacred animals, whales and sunfish are often given proper burials by local fishermen.

Child abuse cases prompt Vietnamese province to install cameras in kindergartens

Intensive mainstream and social media reports have prompted officials to intervene following a rising number of child sexual and physical abuse cases.
April 18, 2017 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

Health ministry issues urgent diptheria warning following deaths in central Vietnam

The virus has claimed two of five students being treated from a remote mountainous high school.
January 19, 2017 | 10:40 am GMT+7

Seal beaten to death in central Vietnam: report

Locals said the animal was very friendly and often came to play with them on the beach.
January 03, 2017 | 09:20 pm GMT+7

Late-season typhoon enters East Sea, threatens central Vietnam

The powerful Nock-ten is forecast to trigger heavy rains and floods in central provinces by early next week.
December 26, 2016 | 07:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnam says recovery from Formosa industrial disaster could take a decade

Formosa deliberately skirted safety commitments, the Vietnamese government says.
December 23, 2016 | 09:27 pm GMT+7

Fresh floods forecast to add to central Vietnam's woes

A low pressure zone may head toward the already swamped central region this weekend.
December 21, 2016 | 11:15 am GMT+7

Vietnam's winter floods claim 111

The extreme weather events have dealt about $370 million in damages to central Vietnam.
December 18, 2016 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Deluge drowns popular tourist sites in central Vietnam

Seven people have died in flooding that's caused havoc over the past week.
December 16, 2016 | 08:40 pm GMT+7

Man hospitalized by guard at Formosa compensation meeting in central Vietnam

A crowd of people gathered outside the commune hall demanding the guard be handed over as tempers ran high.
December 11, 2016 | 04:54 pm GMT+7

Death toll rises to 25 as floods ravage central Vietnam

Landslides are still a real threat in the region since mid-October.
December 09, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Deadly floods return to central Vietnam

Severe floods are forecast to drench the region this week.
December 05, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Typhoon Tokage lays course for central Vietnam

The typhoon may trigger downpours, floods and landslides in the central region.
November 27, 2016 | 12:12 pm GMT+7

Tons of dead fish wash up ashore in central Vietnam, again

This is just the latest in a string of incidents that have blighted the country's coast.
November 27, 2016 | 10:59 am GMT+7