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Inside a Vietnamese warehouse, an illegal tiny town takes shape

The mini-suburb with several houses and lighted sidewalks is almost complete, but Da Nang officials say they never heard of it.

Glass house offers perfect mountain view a stone's throw from Hanoi

Who says a modern approach can't bring you closer to nature?

World's tallest wooden building could herald 'age of timber'

High-rise wooden buildings, such as 14-storey apartment building 'The Tree' in Norway, are altering city skylines in what the timber industry is heralding as a new era that will ...
February 24, 2017 | 05:43 pm GMT+7

Residents of apartment in Saigon's backpacker street stand firm as city warns of collapse

HCMC has called for the urgent evacuation of the old building on Bui Vien Street.
November 26, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Japanese homebuilder plans $20 mln factory rental expansion in Vietnam

Vietnam has emerged as a manufacturing hub, and foreign investors want their slice of the pie.
October 06, 2016 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Scaffold collapse kills 1, injures 7 in central Vietnam

The deceased victim was a female worker who was pushing a wheelbarrow beneath the scaffold.
August 22, 2016 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

A Leaning Tower of Pisa in Hanoi?

It’s actually worse than it sounds.
August 11, 2016 | 07:00 am GMT+7

Crane truck topples into HCM City pre-school; no injuries reported

A construction crane toppled into a kindergarten in Ho Chi Minh City and narrowly missed a classroom this morning, leaving dozens of children and teachers in panic.
May 12, 2016 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Digging for growth in China? Not quite yet, say excavator makers

The makers of China's excavators and bulldozers should be rejoicing: after two years of consecutive monthly declines, overall sales were up in the first three months of the year, ...
May 06, 2016 | 08:32 am GMT+7